Thoughts and Inspiration for Creative Writers

-from Chrysalis Editorial

Links: David Foster Wallace, writer’s block, the suffering artist, and more

Links Are bloggers killing literary criticism? Writers and The New Happiness. David Foster Wallace and writing for approval. An interview with Bret Easton Ellis. Life advice from Faulkner. The psychology of writer’s block. The myth of the suffering artist. Notable writers’ letters.

Links: EBM’s, philosophical novels, literary tumblrs, and more

Local News Writers Room DC will open in Tenleytown in mid-October. Politics & Prose has an Espresso Book Machine (EBM) named Opus. Links Why Rob Horning doesn’t like the word literary. Brian Dillon on Roland Barthes and education. David Winters on self-consciously “philosophical” novels. MRI reveals brain’s response to reading. Your guide to literary tumblrs. […]