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Nothing like a bit of Beckett to cut the Patrick’s Day treacle - March 14

As you might already know, I am never wholly comfortable with the tourist board clichéd paddywhackery that often attends St. Patrick’s Day.  So what better way to mark these rejoicings than a celebration of the least clichéd, least paddywhakerish Irish writer imaginable, Mr. 147 more words

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Outtake from The Brothers' Lot

I have been thinking lately about the whole process of rewriting and editing as I chip away at a second book and still find myself working at sections that I know will probably have to come out in the final edit.  1,654 more words

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A visit from The Landlord

The Landlord:  [Simultaneously knocking and opening the door]  Well, there you are.  I was starting to wonder.  You do know you haven’t said a word in here since March 13? 220 more words

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Con, Lar and a bit of Flann for St. Patrick's Day

In our continuing series of Lar & Con vignettes we bring you this Patrick’s Day flavoured offering (pace Brian O’Nolan)

Lar: Will you be going to the parade? 158 more words

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October Surprise from Amazon UK

Now that’s a pleasant October surprise.  Granted it is a promo price so no shopping for a Carmen overlooking the Alhambra in Granada or anything like that but still….now I can refill the fountain pen.

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Brooklyn Book Festival: Panel Discussion 9/23 5pm

Looking forward to moderating this panel on Sunday:

Brooklyn Law School Student Lounge (250 Joralemon Street)

5:00 P.M. Inventions of Adolescence

Novelists Kurt Andersen… 50 more words

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The Brothers' Lot: Watchung Booksellers, Montclair NJ, March 29

In case you have managed to miss all the billboards, the Brothers’ Lot blimp and the unrelenting media barrage: On Thursday March 29th I will be reading from The Brothers’ Lot at 7pm at Watchung Booksellers in Montclair, New Jersey. 80 more words

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