The quickest way to make the stats go down here is to write about books or writers—but what the hell. Some of you are interested and this post is for you and for me.
This video was filmed at the London Book Fair a few weeks ago. Richard Ford talks about writing and also about the short stories written by Raymond Carver.
I’m lucky to know Mr. Ford a little bit but Mr. Carver died in 1988. They’re both great writers.
(Photo of Richard Ford from therecordings.com)
I’ve never made a secret of the fact that I don’t think The Cincinnati Enquirer is a very good newspaper, but every once in a while, they do get a story right.
Writer Gregory Korte did with his story on Ernest Gay Brooker Jr. and yes, in case you missed it, I’m sharing.
Click here to read about Brooker’s reclusive life.
(Photo from Cincinnati Enquirer)