Prose Central

Prose Central

You will find here a variety of insights, from interviews and publishing tips, to our flagship Indie series, features on the writing craft, writerly links, and more.

Our Latest Prose Features

Reflections by Tillie Olsen

“What matters to me is the kind of soil in which people have, out of which they have to grow, and the kind of climate around them.” Prose editor DeWitt Henry shares his highlights from a transcribed recording of Tillie Olsen’s reading at Emerson College in 1974.

Read More

BRIGHT by Duanwad Pimwana

“Author Duanwad Pimwana captures everyday life in Thailand with detailed observations presented through the eyes of one deserted little boy…in a way that bypasses sadness and borders at times on humor.”

Read More

The Story Teller and the Telling

“For my ninth birthday I received my first diary. The first words I wrote: ‘I want to be a writer.’ This was the first time I articulated what I must have always known. It was always about words—and story—for me.”

Read More

Look for our own first WTP Selected Works edition, and a variety of titles and genres by our very own Woven Tale Press authors.