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Hamptons Journal: Osteria Salina, LongHouse Reserve, Wordtheater at Guild Hall

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.20.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

We wondered whether Billy or Alan had eaten what we were now feasting on: refreshing cucumber slices, Italian meatballs as big as baseballs, a special of burrata with melon balls, veal chops, bass, and a medley of desserts including cannoli and ice cream sandwiched between homemade cookies.

How Long Does a Novel Take to Write?

Holly Robinson | Posted 07.20.2014 | Books
Holly Robinson

I binged this past weekend. Not on reality TV or chocolate or martinis, but on writing. I booked a cheap off-season condo in Maine and wrote 17,822 words.

This Is What Happens When We Forget That Speech Has Consequences

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 07.14.2014 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

I'm only advocating for a world in which -- no matter how many new social media portals open before I'm finished typing this sentence -- we recognize that the bottomless pit into which we throw our words does indeed have a bottom.

Great Novelists Open Their Hearts About Fatherhood (VIDEO)

Brian Gresko | Posted 07.02.2014 | Parents
Brian Gresko

What do writers have to tell us about being dads? Not much, I used to think.

Another Literary Adaptation For James Franco

Posted 04.29.2013 | Entertainment

As usual, James Franco has an exceedingly long to-do list -- one that just got longer with the announcement that the 35-year-old jack-of-all-trades wi...

What Is The Point Of Writers' Conferences?

Gina Barreca | Posted 08.27.2012 | Books
Gina Barreca

Why are writing conferences important enough to take us away from writing?

Recognizing Ourselves in Literature

Dave Astor | Posted 08.25.2012 | Books
Dave Astor

Readers can love a novel or short story for many reasons -- including expert prose, a compelling plot, and well-drawn characters. There's also the appeal of what might be called the "recognition apparition."

Andre Dubus' 'Townie': Tons Of Coverage...Any Of It Make You Want To Read The Book?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A New York Times editors' choice, "Townie," by "House of Sand and Fog" author Andre Dubus III has been written about everywhere. Trying to decide whet...