Month: June 2013

Articles Read & Loved no. 3

This interview with Phillip Pullman, wherein he talks about how reading fairytales as children is when we’re really reading imaginative stories that are being told and written for the sake of “uncomplicated story-ness”.

Marilynne Robinson, The Art of Fiction No. 198 an interview by Sarah Fay

Falling Short: Seven Writers Reflect on Failure

I don’t know about you but I know that for me it’s comforting to that even the likes of Julian Barnes and Margaret Atwood have felt disappointment and experienced failure from time to time.