Currently Reading.

Currently Reading – “The Cambridge Companion to the English Short Story”, edited by Ann-Marie Einhaus. For the past year and a half, I have been much more interested in the short story as a medium than the novel. To paraphrase the Argentinian writer, Jorge Luis Borges, novels tend to have a lot of “stuffing” – and why write five hundred pages when you can accomplish the same thing in twenty pages?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s