In the meantime…

…a few of my favourite articles on books and reading

Roger Ebert’s essay on his habit of hoarding books, which he may or may not read, but with which he’s loth to part in Books Do Furnish a Life

Sonya Chung’s article on writing about sex and why James Salter is one of the best in this regard, immediately made me place an order for A Sport and A Pastime. Read Sex, Seriously: Why James Salter Trumps the Great Male Novelists

Jessica Francis Kane’s search for the ‘perfect desk’ mirrors my own attempts to do the same. Are we just putting off our self-imposed task of writing because of a fear of failure? Read Where We Write: The Merits of Making Do

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