2022 Reading — November

Simple Passion by Annie Ernaux (translated from French by Tanya Leslie) is a short book that takes a deep dive into the impact passion…

Review of OLIVER’S TRAVELS

Book Review from Book ExcellenceOliver’s Travels by Clifford Garstang is a poignant story about the very nature of reality, who we are as human…

2023 Literary Magazine Rankings — delayed

I have already been asked by one eager writer when the 2023 Literary Magazine Rankings will be posted. Usually, the anthology on which the…

I’ve Got Questions for Bruce Overby

Editor’s Note: This exchange is part of a series of brief interviews with emerging writers of recent or forthcoming books. If you enjoyed it,…

I’ve Got Questions for Jeff Fearnside

Editor’s Note: This exchange is part of a series of brief interviews with emerging writers of recent or forthcoming books. If you enjoyed it,…

2022 Reading — October

Horse by Geraldine Brooks was my book club selection for October, and I found it interesting because of the book I just finished writing,…

I’ve Got Questions for Paul Duffy

Editor’s Note: This exchange is part of a series of brief interviews with emerging writers of recent or forthcoming books. If you enjoyed it,…

I’ve Got Questions for Elizabeth Winthrop Alsop

Editor’s Note: This exchange is part of a series of brief interviews with emerging writers of recent or forthcoming books. If you enjoyed it,…

I’ve Got Questions for Hedy Habra

Editor’s Note: This exchange is part of a series of brief interviews with emerging writers of recent or forthcoming books. If you enjoyed it,…

Happy Birthday to the Zhang Boys!

I am proud of all of my books, but I am especially fond of my second book, What the Zhang Boys Know, which was…