Ben Greenman and Darin Strauss Discuss How to Write Fiction Now
Darin Strauss and Ben Greenman live in Brooklyn. Both have written large amounts of published fiction: Strauss’s most recent book is a memoir, the National Book Critics’ Circle Award-winning Half a Life. Greenman’s new novel, The Slippage (Harper Perennial), comes out in May, and on its occasion, the two men sat down to discuss novel-writing, as well as writing that doesn’t result in novels.
Putting the interview behind a cut because it’s rather lengthy and I don’t want to interrupt your cat gifs/Sherlock set photos/inspirational quotes too much, but I do think you should click through to read their interview because it’s a doozy. Like, I’m kind of having a “whoa” moment right now.
awesome books for 99 cents!
Last year, we offered 20 of our favorite books for just 99 cents in e-book format for the entire month of August. This year, we’re doing it again! Our facebook page has links for every retailer for every book, and we’ll be talking more about the individual books as the month goes on. Check it out!