Sunday, April 27, 2008

Details of Ian Fleming's personal fife revealed

Letters between Ian Fleming and a typist turned adviser reveal a the author's prcess in writing his novels.

CNN has the story here: Ian Fleming

Saturday, April 26, 2008

NY Times Book Review

Here is a link to the Review by the New York Times of "Complete Minimal Poems" by the author of "Lighght" Aram Saroyen.

Mr. Saroyen described himself as a "concrete poet" because he said that he wrote his poems as much to be looked at as read. I was fascinated by the concept of one word poems and am still not sure how Lighght was able to win Mr. Saroyen an award, but for those who enjoy poetry the story is interesting.

The link is here: NY Times Review