11/5/13

Why are we reading if not in hope that the writer will magnify and dramatize our days, will illuminate and inspire us with wisdom, courage, and the possibility of meaningfulness, and will press upon our minds the deepest mysteries, so that we may feel again their majesty and power?  --  Annie Dillard



Vonnegut, on Letters of Note






















New work of mine appears in the current issues of The Hudson Review, Quadrant,  Kin, and The New Criterion:





i.m. Nathan Carson, Nov 2, 1979 - Aug 11, 2018

It's strange, The way that people pick puppies. In a cardboard box Off to the side of the road On a whim Instantly form...