This is the second part of the writing exercise from Friday. Thanks to Jim for ...

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I’m going to start a new series on this blog — a weekly (I ...

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In my last post, I described some of my doubts about Cormac McCarthy’s novel Blood Meridian. Before ...

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Here is some life advice from Marcel Proust (hat tip to Andrew Sullivan, on whose ...

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The Stanford Storytelling Project, in an article on sentence design, was kind enough to ...

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