Jane Eaton Hamilton

"At the bottom of the box is hope." – Ellis Avery.

Tag: Christine Schutt

Craftwork: Douglas Glover

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The Centre for Fiction hosts a great series called Craftwork (episodes can be found on You Tube). Some of the presenting authors are Jennifer Egan, Myla Goldberg, Alan Cheuse, Christine Schutt, and Peter Straub.

Doug Glover, author of “Savage Love” and “Elle,” among other books, and editor of Numéro Cinq, and a man I greatly admire, talks brilliantly about the structure of novels here:

Craftwork with Douglas Glover

Literary Mothers

A list of short essays about the writers who inspired.  I would add dozens to the list, but this morning I’ve been thinking about Jane Rule, who directly inspired me by taking me under her sizable wing, kids in tow, and giving me not just a role model, but a mom.

Inspirational Women Writers

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