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MAY
07
Narrative Collective Inaugural Reading
Posted May 7th, 2015 @ 4:30 pm EST

I've met with a group of writers for greater part of this past year, every week. We're reading from the work that we've produced on May 16 at the Goat Farm Arts Center Warhorse Cafe. Want to come?...   »


AUG
08
Gratitude Road
Posted August 8th, 2014 @ 2:15 pm EST

Under/Over/On has reached capacity for its debut in Atlanta at the High Museum on Saturday, 8/23. The community's response to us has been unexpected and wide-reaching, and we are as humbled by your hospitality as we are galvanized by it. Batdorf &...   »


JUL
30
The Soft Launch of Storybuilding & Under/Over/On
Posted July 30th, 2014 @ 3:55 pm EST

As many of you know, I've been at work on an online presence for my privately taught creative writing classes. I've named the overarching company Storybuilding, and I've created its parent website. It's in beta! I'd love for you to take a look at it: www....   »


JUL
18
Thursday Section Opened for Storybuilding No. 2
Posted July 18th, 2014 @ 12:56 pm EST

The Tuesday evening class (scheduled for this fall) filled up quickly, and I've decided to open a second section of the same seminar, "Placing Sense and Sensing Place," on Thursday nights. It will run for 8 weeks, and to maintain a sense of intima...   »


DEC
10
New Creative Writing Class: Story Building
Posted December 10th, 2013 @ 1:32 pm EST

A few of my students have banded together to hire me for a creative writing workshop. We will meet for six weeks in January and February on Wednesday evenings. The class will focus on technique in any genre. If you are interested in joining the workshop a...   »


NOV
26
FREE ADVICE: An Open Letter to Newbies, Rookies, and Students
Posted November 26th, 2013 @ 8:35 pm EST

I'm teaching Art of the Story again in the spring through Emory Continuing Education. A curious student reached out to me in an email to ask for advice to get started in writing in the meantime. I get this question a lot, and I thought I would post my res...   »


OCT
08
UPCOMING COURSE: The Art of the Story
Posted October 8th, 2013 @ 1:48 pm EST

I'm teaching a Creative Writing course for Emory's Continuing Education program in Alpharetta. There are a few spots left! If you need inspiration putting pen to paper, or a refresher course to start up on that novel manuscript, follow the link to registe...   »


MAR
30
SUBSCRIBE Now Added
Posted March 30th, 2012 @ 5:41 pm EST

Look left, over yonder. My excellent web designer has added a new feature to the site so that you can subscribe to my blog and soon-to-be-developed newsletter chock full of reading recommendations, SM news, and timely events of which I may or may not be a...   »


NOV
20
A New Exhibit? A New Exhibit!
Posted November 20th, 2011 @ 6:39 pm EST

I've been in the process of planning a trip to London next spring (granted one needs funds for something like this). BUT: the Tate is opening new exhibit next September that relates directly to my book's thesis: Pre-Raphaelites: Victorian Avant-Garde. The...   »


JUN
11
Christie's Sells a Rossetti Study of Janie
Posted June 11th, 2011 @ 7:09 pm EST

Christie's has priced this 9.75 x 8.5 inch pencil drawing of Jane Morris at about $64,000 to $97,000 USD. Lachesis: Study of Jane Morris seated in a chair sewing shows care in shading that isn't typical of Rossetti (he didn't have a lot of patience when i...   »


JUN
01
New Wallpaper for this Blog
Posted June 1st, 2011 @ 2:51 pm EST

If 6/1 is the new 1/1, I'm revamping my landing page. During my rainy mid-year eval, I heretofore resolve to bump up my poorly-updated blog to a regularly-refreshed one. Low expectations are key to blogging - the quick turnover rate does not come naturall...   »


DEC
09
Columbia Spectator Interview
Posted December 9th, 2010 @ 3:17 pm EST

A kind thank you to Claire Fu. Illustration by Nicci Yin....   »


DEC
08
Interviewed by Jian Ghomeshi on CBC's Q
Posted December 8th, 2010 @ 4:31 pm EST

Thanksgiving morning wake-up call with Jian Ghomeshi. Click on the November 25th podcast. I'm in the first 20 minutes, discussing my latest piece in New York....   »


NOV
12
Wet Ink: James Frey's Fiction Factory
Posted November 12th, 2010 @ 1:27 pm EST

The controversial author is hiring young writers to join him in a new publishing company. The goal is to produce the next Twilight. The contracts are brutal.  Will be on stands on Monday morning.  Photo-illustration: Gluekit(Photo: Christop...   »


JUN
08
Canada Confidential
Posted June 8th, 2010 @ 9:03 am EST

Its official: Our neighbor to the north has never been more deserving of the worlds attention. T+L brings you the lowdown on four urban hot spots, from Montreal and Quebec City to Toronto and Vancouver....   »


JAN
07
Obsessed: Bruce Chatwin
Posted January 7th, 2010 @ 6:54 pm EST

An essay I recently wrote on Bruce Chatwin's In Patagonia:  Bruce Chatwin's idee fixe on literature (Shakespeare, Coleridge, and Poe) may form the backbone of In Patagonia, but the author's all-encompassing obsession li...   »


NOV
26
A Work In Progress: A Burlesque Teaser
Posted November 26th, 2009 @ 6:36 pm EST

I'm sorry I've been slow on the blogging front. After months of interviews, and months of watching pasties fly in all directions, I'm now behind my desk making it come alive again on the page. I've been working on a longform profile of a burlesque dancer....   »


NOV
13
The Spirit Catches You
Posted November 13th, 2009 @ 8:11 pm EST

I've been plowing through Anne Fadiman's first book, The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down. After reading Hunger of Memory, In Patagonia, Dakota, Low Life, Fever Pitch, and Intern off of my First Book Seminar's syllabus (Woman Warrior excluded), the qu...   »


OCT
24
"I Don't Read Grape Juice ...
Posted October 24th, 2009 @ 2:17 pm EST

I read wine," said Lawrence Weschler at a lecture on "Paradoxes of Form and Freedom in Longform Narrative Nonfiction." Among countless other witticisms that Weschler uttered on Wednesday night, this one resounds with me days later. He was referring to mem...   »


OCT
03
Viva Burlesque
Posted October 3rd, 2009 @ 9:45 pm EST

I'm in the process of profiling one of these women for the next two months. Work has levity again. The interviewing process is lively, intellectual, and like burlesque, "funnysexy-sexyfunny."...   »


AUG
10
Back in Gotham City
Posted August 10th, 2009 @ 4:28 pm EST

In Harlem's Little Ethiopia. Chicken bones on the sidewalk. On the third floor. Across the street from a Muslim worship center. North of Central Park. Under very loud neighbors. Outside of the subway. On top of a wholesome family. With two dogs. Next to a...   »


NOV
03
Wet Ink: Green Gold
Posted November 3rd, 2008 @ 2:26 pm EST

I've chased this story for years. Whenever I would bring up algae biofuel with an editor, they'd cock their head to the side and give me an are-you-off-your-rocker glance. "Algae makes oil?" Indeed, it does. I'm thrilled that I could finally write about i...   »


NOV
01
Wet Ink: Return to Paradise
Posted November 1st, 2008 @ 6:11 pm EST

"Vancouverites began flocking to Hawaii in the 1960s and, with the strong Canadian dollar, they're back in a big way. The islands' high-end retail will appeal to any shopaholic, luxe residences have come way down in price, and their economic slowdown h...   »


 
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