JFK Reconsidered, by Joe Pan

May 6, 2020

  Happy birthday, Joe Pan! Celebrate by reading this fiction...

Beautiful Boy Falling, by Lance Olsen

May 5, 2020

  You were there, only nobody saw you. This is...

John Barth on Writing, Fiction, “Passionate Virtuosity,” and More.

May 27, 2020

  Happy birthday, John Barth! 90, today! Here are some quotes from the author.   "Self-knowledge is always bad news."   "[F]iction isn’t a lie...

Ralph Waldo Emerson on Life, Truth, Literature, Paradox, and More.

May 25, 2020

  Happy birthday, Ralph Waldo Emerson! Here are some quotes from his writing:   "Neither dogmatize yourself, nor accept another's dogmatism."   "The imitator dooms...

Lucie Brock-Broido on Writing, Poetry, Wonderment, and More.

May 22, 2020

  Happy birthday, Lucie Brock-Broido! Here are some quotes from the poet.   “I, abstract, adoring, distant / And unsalvageable.”   "I think poetry is...