Over the last year or so I am finding I have more and more unread or half finished books on […]
I’ve been listening to One Hundred Years of Solitude as an audiobook and watching this documentary on Marquez’ life and […]
Just heard of this film adaptation from Lois Lowry’s novel. Looks well done.
The first time I heard Thug Notes I found it very funny and engaging. I played it for my Lit […]
The other day a student came in to the office while I was reading a graphic novel and asked me […]
My friend and mentor Will Hochman answers some questions and gives his opinion on the new Salinger documentary.
Finished reading through Algren’s The Man with the Golden Arm and I’ve enjoyed the story of self-destruction. I can see […]
Rereading Borges’ The Garden of Forking Paths this morning. And the idea of a chaotic novel or a novel with confounding […]
Sat down today–all day today–working towards an August 15 contest deadline for my Semi-Orphaned manuscript. Here is a quick excerpt: […]
Found this great wiki page on Tom Spanbauer and literary minimalism: http://creativewriting.wikia.com/wiki/Dangerous_Writing
Here’s a quick excerpt from the writeup in the August San Francisco Book Review: Star Rating: 5 out of 5 “Raw […]
Happen to be reading through The Man With the Golden Arm this summer. Now news of Algren documentary. I’m looking forward […]
Enjoyed Sergio Troncoso’s fiction workshop the past ten days and wanted to post some of my notes on the rest […]
Looks fascinating. Salinger documentary now has a trailer. Here’s the link: http://movies.yahoo.com/video/salinger-trailer-1-192014811.html