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The Making of Stripmalling: Way of the Smock Episode 1 of 4

  “Who am I, Margaret Atwood? No. I’m Jon Paul fucking Fiorentino.” This is just hysterically funny if you’re a fan of Canadian literature. Or if you just appreciate silly humour. P.S. Roland Michener was the Governor General of Canada from 1967 to 1974. Jon Paul Fiorentino is a badass.  

Books · Fiction · Writers on Writing

Now Reading: Writers on Writing

Is it just coincidence that ALL the last four books that I randomly chose are written about writers writing? It all started with… The Ghostwriter – Philip Roth. Lent to me by a publisher (who is publishing my friend Rebecca’s book this fall), who suggested I read it because it talks about the frustration of… Continue reading Now Reading: Writers on Writing