Rod Dreher

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Posts tagged “writing”

Writing While Sick

Kara Tippetts: Amazing and inspiring to the very end

Posted March 21st, 2015

Shouting with a Still, Small Voice

Gregory Wolfe on contemporary Catholic literature and its discontented critics

Posted January 21st, 2015

To Sleep, Finally

At the end of the Dante book project

Posted January 12th, 2015

Writing Your Brains Out

Ezra Pound, you crazy diamond, throw me a lifeline

Posted November 8th, 2014

A Child’s Introduction To Publishing

My son Lucas, who is 10, has decided the time has come …

Posted August 4th, 2014

Tea Party Literature?

The conservative book editor Adam Bellow wrote a National Review essay calling …

Posted July 10th, 2014

Funding The Conservative Right Brain

Publisher Adam Bellow says the Right doesn’t understand the importance of culture …

Posted July 1st, 2014

Not Much Digital Future For You, Writer

If you think digital publishing is going to be the savior of …

Posted June 19th, 2014

Best Writing Advice Ever

The best-selling writer Elizabeth Gilbert posted this great piece of advice to …

Posted May 10th, 2014

The Fruits Of Ruthie’s Life

Today’s mail brought a package from some friends in another part of …

Posted March 5th, 2014

Still Life Of The Good Life

  I sat down in my armchair where I work these days, …

Posted March 4th, 2014

Story To Story, Family To Family

We talked earlier today about writing. This e-mail arrived this week. It’s …

Posted February 25th, 2014

The Awful Truth About The Writing Life

Here’s a long, meandering essay by Emily Gould, talking about the struggles …

Posted February 25th, 2014

Tom Wolfe On Writing

Marvelous, though too short, interview in The American Spectator with the great …

Posted February 24th, 2014

Stay Home. Write There.

Poet Sandra Beasley says that you don’t have to leave home and …

Posted January 30th, 2014

Cultural Catholics Vs. Observant Catholics

On Andrew Sullivan’s blog, I read the following quote from the poet …

Posted January 27th, 2014

The Book That Messed Me Up

Ben Atherton says that reading Dylan Thomas on the pleasures of being …

Posted January 2nd, 2014