Ninety years ago, one of the biggest questions facing aspiring writers was whether to write in longhand or type their material. Today, one of their biggest questions is how to use blogs and social networking to promote themselves.
But one thing hasn’t changed in the past nine decades: The magazine to which millions of writers have turned for answers to such questions is Writer’s Digest.
Published by Sycamore Township-based publishing company F+W Media, Writer’s Digest is celebrating 90 years in business… .
It seems impossible to get some covers from the era when I read it, so I had to settle for a hodgepodge swiped from various websites: