The White Man's Guide to White Male Writers of the Western Canon

Narrated by the voice of a once in a generation Twitter account GuyInYourMFA a handbook for the wannabe literary elite and those who laugh at them all illustrated by a New Yorker cartoonist.Who better than that unjustifiably overconfident guy in your MFA to mansplain the most important aka white

Adorning the Dark: Thoughts on Community, Calling, and the Mystery of Making

Making something beautiful in a broken world can be harrowing work, and it can t be done alone Over the last twenty years, Andrew Peterson has performed thousands of concerts, published four novels, released ten albums, taught college and seminary classes on writing, founded a nonprofit ministry

Essays One

A selection of essays on writing and reading by the master short fiction writer Lydia DavisLydia Davis is a writer whose originality, influence, and wit are beyond compare Jonathan Franzen has called her a magician of self consciousness, while Rick Moody hails her as the best prose stylist in

Bunny

Samantha Heather Mackey couldn t be of an outsider in her small, highly selective MFA program at New England s Warren University A scholarship student who prefers the company of her dark imagination to that of most people, she is utterly repelled by the rest of her fiction writing cohort a