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20 Under 40 from Buzzfeed

Sometimes Facebook brings me nice things.    Look what I just found on my feed:


Jarry Lee, Buzzfeed staff member, has compiled a very nice list of twenty books, all by debut authors under the age of 40. 52 more words


Congratulations to Trish Yerkov for her 20 under 40 Up and Coming Leaders Nomination

Congratulations to Trish Yerkov of Ron Jaworski Golf & Jaws Youth Playbook! South Jersey Biz announced Trish as one of the 20 under 40, The up-and-coming leaders with passion & success! 227 more words

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Diamonds in the Smooth

A few months ago I was told about a short story (reviewing) competition, two days before the deadline. I thought I’d give it a try, scoured my shelves for something to talk about, and came up with a piece about two great stories in a collection from The New Yorker that, otherwise, to be honest, I didn’t like all that much. 39 more words


News of the Day

A roundup of items being talked about today from the publishing world.

Tragedy & Words

* After the horrible events in Boston yesterday, the amazing Roxane Gay writes about… 223 more words


Diamonds in the Smooth

I live in Madrid and I don’t read The New Yorker. But not for that reason.

I’m not much for any sort of periodical, in fact. 992 more words


REVIEW: Drinking Coffee Elsewhere by ZZ Packer

I received ZZ Packer’s story collection Drinking Coffee Elsewhere as a gift in January, and therefore felt pretty much obliged to read it. Which is fine, because I was looking forward to find out what the hype about Ms. 837 more words


A One Photo Tale

“A good short story is almost always about a moment of profound realisation. Or a hint of that.  A quiet bomb.”

Recently, I’ve been reading The New Yorker’s  1,028 more words

Writing In Life