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Still She Rises – Maya Angelou

Two years since Maya Angelou passed on….In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, Maya said, ” When I was 19 or 20, a wonderful thing happened to me—terrifying but wonderful. When … Continue reading

May 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Patrick Modiano, winner of the 2014 Nobel Prize for Literature

  Patrick Modiano is the 111th winner of the Nobel prize for literature. The 69 year old writer is the 15th French writer to win the prestigious prize. Modiano is well … Continue reading

January 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

Alice Munro – The Master of the Contemporary Short Story

Readers expect stories to be easy to read and digest—after all, they’re short! Writers believe short stories can be taken apart like a radio to figure out how they work—after … Continue reading

November 5, 2014 · Leave a comment