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Author Terry Roberts speaks on crafting first novel

Author Terry Roberts speaks on crafting first novel

Allison DeBusk, Staff Writer

November 30, 2012

It’s 1917. At a luxurious resort in the North Carolina mountains, local townspeople watch over imprisoned Germans while the hotel manager falls in love with a married woman from New York City. This is the plot of Terry Roberts’ first novel, “A Short Time to Stay Here,” which was the focus...

Staff Editorial: Grab that pen, write a novel in a month

November 9, 2012

Love books? Write one! November is NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), and some Guilford students are breaking from the norm of reading novels and instead creating one of their own. NaNoWriMo is open for anyone to participate. During the past decade, the project’s popularity has grown worldwide...