George Saunders won $20,000 for his collection of stories Tenth of December. According to the judges of the Story Prize: “George Saunders offers a vision and version of our world that takes into account the serious menace all around us without denying the absurd pleasures that punctuate life.” Runners-up Andrea Barrett for… 34 more words
Fight the power, Sarah. The menace of Shakespeare MUST be stopped. I shall join your cause, but only if there are cute t-shirts and shoes. I read the, now infamous, Huffington Post article criticizing J.K. Rowling and a few thoughts came to mind, "girl, listen to your friend next time," "oh, THAT'S going to leave a mark," and "just say no to drunk blogging, people." Karma sandwich. It's what's for dinner. To read the article that inspired Sarah's glorious rant, click here: If JK Rowling Cares About Writing, She Should Stop Doing It. The title alone is a doozy - a call to arms, if you will. Strap on your bullet-proof snark vest and kiss your writing career goodbye, Toots.