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Laurel Nakadate, Kalispell, Montana #1, 2013 I stayed up much too late finishing Shirley Jackson’s newly reissued Hangsaman—and then was so spooked it ...
May 24, 2013 12:19 PM
“Useless, useless.” —John Wilkes Booth Listen to James Salter read (Booker-winning!) Lydia Davis’s “Break It Down.” We sort of would have ...
May 24, 2013 09:45 AM
Herewith, a handy-dandy infographic that lays out the basic publishing options for an author. Via Jane Friedman. Click the image to access a zoomable ...
May 23, 2013 01:10 PM
It’s early on Sunday morning, about five-thirty, and Dana Crum has awoken without meaning to. His apartment lights have been left on. Craning his neck from ...
May 23, 2013 11:31 AM
A lost Pearl S. Buck manuscript, found in a Texas storage unit, will be published this fall. In other literary surprise news: on public display for the first ...
May 23, 2013 09:30 AM
Deborah Eisenberg and Mark Leyner on the art of fiction.
Fiction from David Gates, Ottessa Moshfegh, Mark Leyner, and more.
Poems by Stephen Dunn, Ange Mlinko, and Frederick Seidel.
Nonfiction by David Searcy and Vivian Gornick.
“Because I don’t work with an outline, writing a story is like crossing a stream, now I’m on this rock, now I’m on this rock, now I’m on this rock.”