May 5, 2017
Tracking and Citing References for Your Nonfiction Book

*originally posted spring 2017, updated 2019 Before we dig into the nuts and bolts of tracking and citing sources, it's important to understand the legal and reputational risks you face as an author, particularly if you write nonfiction. Related: Jill Abramson: Ex-New York Times editor accused of plagiarism; 'I Fell Short': Jill Abramson Responds To […]

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Love on the Rocks: The Romance of Climbing

by Cristen Iris as originally published in IDAHOmagazine, April 2015   It started at mile marker thirteen. Unlucky thirteen. Or maybe lucky thirteen? No, our relationship was destined to be a rocky one. Jim Edgemon and I met early in the year of 2011. After chatting for months about our various outdoor interests, he asked […]

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