...Good Reads

  • With interactive learning exercises meant to help students see how scholars work with聽the elements of academic argument.
  • Hemingway, Didion, Baldwin, Fitzgerald, Sontag, Vonnegaut, Bradbury, Morrison, Orwell, Le Guin, Woolf, and other titans of literature.聽
  • Are you a person, place or a thing? We have good news.
  • 鈥淓verybody who writes is interested in living inside themselves to tell what is inside themselves.鈥
  • Mastering the essential complementarity of compassion and total objectivity.
  • 鈥淲rite to please just one person. If you open a window and make love to the world, so to speak, your story will get pneumonia.
  • 鈥淪potlessness is the niece of inspiration.鈥
  • Notes from the newsroom on grammar, usage and style.
  • 鈥淚n times of strife, we have our imagination, we have our creative impulse, which are things that are more important than material things. They are the things that we should magnify.鈥