It shows how much I've not been paying attention lately to the world of blogs that I'm just now discovering that the Les Figues blog has been recently publishing weekly "mini-portraits" of writers.
The writers they've covered so far include many personal favorites of mine, people whose work certainly deserves attention, including Renee Gladman, Renee Angle, Robert Mittenthal, David Abel, and Maryrose Larkin.
Well-worth checking out, so I hope you will.
War veterans read Sophocles, off the NYT - I don't usually post material from the newspaper on my blog, but the video in this story is stunning. Not only do the vets reading Sophocles address issues...
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