Elaine Appleton Grant shares "Five Foolproof Ways to Generate Story Ideas Editors Will Love."
Know what happened Monday? United States postal rates went up (again). If this is news to you, click here for the nitty-gritty. And don't expect the SASEs you sent out early this week to make their way back to you (unless you used "Forever" stamps).
I'm one of the readers Lisa Belkin doesn't quite understand: I don't have children of my own, and yet I follow her "Motherlode" blog with great interest. And because I do that, I was amused by this interview, which a sixth-grade journalist conducted concerning Ms. Belkin's writing career.