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I generally prefer fiction to memoir because there’s always a better chance, however slight, of a giant robot attack on the next page.
When Halloween comes, remind me I want to go as Linked In. I’ll just knock on the same door over and over.
In the hot new reality show The Bachelard, a houseful of philosopher contestants compete to interpret the material space they share.
Fun fact: There isn’t a single personal essay left online that hasn’t been referred to as “brave” by someone on Twitter.
Books happen because of the publishing business; literature happens despite it.
My daughter says my new glasses make me look like I know what I’m talking about. So I’ll have to keep them through her teen years.
“The characters in this novel did not grow at all! The font was the same size at the beginning as the end. One star."
If you’re telling more or less the same story as every third writer in the queue, the impetus for reading needs to come from style.
Today my agent, who is a squirrel, sold the “avian oratory” rights for my books to a murder of crows. He tells me it is an emerging market.
AWP name badges should include big, bold icons to indicate who is and who is not "a hugger."
I hope the slow-to-come, hard-earned success of GIRL IS A HALF FORMED THING gives hope to writers with unwanted, odd novels of their own.
What if Knausgaard’s title has been mistranslated all along, and he has actually written MY SNUGGLE?
My agent rags on human literary agents pretty hard and I try not to laugh but I always do. He is one funny squirrel.
I think I'll set up a little “Staff Picks” bookshelf in my living room for when people come over.
Father, teacher, writer, editor, cheeseburger enthusiast. My second novel FRAM is coming from @igpublishing in Jan 2015. More soccer than than you might prefer.
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