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Coming Up: A Guest Editor Gig

I just finished a guest-edit of a magazine and it’s got some of my best nonfiction writing in it. And the people I got to also write? Wow. The magazine comes out in December. Hint: the magazine is concerned with art and … Continue reading

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Faulty Plug-ins and Fiction Editing

A faulty plug-in crashed my site and left it a total wreck. It was awful, but all is fine now. In the intervening period, I’ve been editing a short story collection from a Canadian writer that’s set in the area … Continue reading

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Book Party for E.C. Osondu’s Voice of America in NYC

Where The Gallery Bar, 120 Orchard St, New York, NY When Tuesday, November 2, 7–9 p.m. E.C. Osondu I picked his story, “Waiting” out of the slush pile. It went on to win the 2009 Caine Prize, Africa’s leading literary … Continue reading

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Raymond Carver, Edited

Anyone who has written to be published has been edited. Sometimes it’s brutal (I wrote some crap for Maxim that certainly qualified). Sometimes, it’s skin-flailing, but arguably inspired. Or maybe not. The New Yorker has an online-only, line-by-line analysis of … Continue reading

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