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Writers Dreaming

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Writers Dreaming

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Naomi Epel
genre:
Essays

We gave it an A-

”I have never in my life been as bored as I have been by my friends telling me their dreams,” Richard Ford says in this collection, Writers Dreaming. Clearly, Ford doesn’t have friends like Isabel Allende, Maya Angelou, Spalding Gray, and Reynolds Price, four of the 26 writers who begin talking about their dreams and ultimately turn to the nature of their craft. Naomi Epel deftly allows these voices to lead us along what is inherently a private passage, relating mostly delicious details of inspiration. A-