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We're on the hunt for next year's Writer-in-Residence. Apply now and receive a $10,000 stipend thanks to the generous support of Naomi Tucker Gerwin and the Library Foundation if selected, along with lots of other honors and opportunities. Learn more about the role from 2019 WIR Jessica Strawser.

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On this episode of the "Inside the Writer's Head" podcast, our Writer-in-Residence, Jessica Strawser sits down with David Bell, author of the new psychological thriller 'Layover'.

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Writing and publishing resources from our Writer-in-Residence Jessica Strawser for anyone from aspiring authors to seasoned pros.

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On this episode of the "Inside the Writer's Head" podcast, our Writer-in-Residence, Jessica Strawser sits down with 'Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors' author Sonali Dev.

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Library super-fan Keisha Gamble shares how the Library isn't just a place to check out books and movies or hang out. It provides community members with so much more.

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Our Writer-In-Residence, Jessica Strawser breaks down exactly what it takes to go after your dreams. Spoiler: it's not easy.

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On this episode of the "Inside the Writer's Head" podcast, our Writer-In-Residence, Jessica Strawser sits down with author and Executive Editor at Penguin Books, Meg Leder.

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If you ever address someone with the iconic “Wakanda Forever” greeting, author Nnedi Okorafor is here to make sure you get it right. Considering she's authored comics for Marvel’s "Black Panther" universe including the "Shuri" series, "Black Panther: Long Live the King" series, and "Wakanda Forever", she’s an expert on the subject.

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Content Warning: This article and corresponding podcast deals with topics pertaining to sexual violence that may be sensitive for some. On this episode of Inside the Writer's Head, our Writer-In-Residence Jessica Strawser sits down with author Laurie Halse Anderson to discuss her new book Shout.

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Calling all fiction readers: 2019 Library Foundation Writer-in-Residence Jessica Strawser will be joining book club discussions at branch libraries all over town this year and she’s here with her latest Inside The Writer’s Head blog post to tell you all about it.

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