We are all too complicated and contradictory to be explained.
Blog Posts on Writing and Authors
We don’t know how to behave in the woods.
As a young writer publishing my first novel at the time of Roth’s debut, I wondered even then why this gentle, pastel novel received so much attention.
A great collection is always based on a passion. It is not random. It grows from a strong root.
If our coming together seldom includes our work, and is largely social, our influence on our communities is limited.
My surprise almost outweighed my satisfaction when I found that in one letter, written in middle age, Doris referred to the patriarchy.
I have been blessed this week by two immersions in the work of Tennessee Williams, a writer I’ve always adored.
I believe in books printed on paper, and a lot of others do too.
Scheduled to be published in August, 2018, The Silver Swan is now delayed till sometime in 2019.
I loved our tour of architect Luis Barragán’s masterpiece in Mexico City, a great collection of brilliantly-colored walls, streams and pools.