Monthly Archives: September 2012

PULITZER NOMINATIONS: THE LINE STARTS HERE

It won’t be long before literary tastemakers will be preparing to award the Pulitzer Prizes for 2012. I’ve read several good books this year which I’ll tell you about now and in future posts. Today I’ll talk about one of … Continue reading

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WHAT IS THIS MAN? A POET? A NOVELIST? A SOOTHSAYER?

Phil Miller is a poet who often writes like a novelist. Please don’t think I’m downgrading him; as a novelist, I mean it as the highest compliment.  It’s not meant to diminish his poetic chops.  Please!  About those skills there’s … Continue reading

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