Like books? We do, too. Smart writers covering a range of subjects often swing by QDT to share their hard-earned insights with readers.


Here you’ll find quick tips, advice, and informative articles from authors new and old. And if you like what you see, there’s likely a book where that came from.

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Ken Kwapis

Ken Kwapis is an American film and television director, screenwriter, and author of But What I Really Want to Do Is DirectHe responded to a few quick questions from QDT. 

Sara Larson, Writing for

Sara Larson, author of Warriors of Wing and Flame, discusses the importance of knowing your characters and her favorite Eleanor Roosevelt quote. 

Shannon Price, Writing for

Shannon Price, author of "A Thousand Fires," on looking for a word for the feeling of locking eyes with someone as you both realize the same thing at the same time. 

Sara Larson, Writing for

Sara Larson, author of Warriors of Wing and Flame, shares the origin of the Halloween phrase "Trick or Treat!"

Mark Divine

Mark Divine, author of Staring Down the Wolf, joined QDT for a quick chat about what it takes to be a leader while work and school remain virtual. Here are his seven commitments you need to apply to your life to change the world.

Mauro F. Guillen

Mauro F. Guillen, author of 2030: How Today's Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future of Everything, discusses seven rules for getting through unknown times.