Since 2010, Priscilla Long’s book, The Writer’s Portable Mentor: A Guide to Art, Craft, and the Writing Life, has earned praise from both new and experienced writers. The second edition is now available, with Priscilla’s updates for the changing publishing industry. To get the backstory about the book, read this interview of Priscilla and learn about her writing, teaching, and book production. Contact her at and @PriscillaLong