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North 24th writers give a rollicking read at LitCrawl

Six members of North 24th joined with hundreds of other writers on Oct. 18, 2014 to read at Litcrawl. The title of our presentation was Penned Up: Murderers, Thieves, and Chickens. The tagline was: “A sushi-loving wine thief, a vengeful … Continue reading

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North 24th Writing Retreat, June 2011

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Quote of the Day

“Beauty plus pity – that is the closest we can get to a definition of art.” – V. Nabokov

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The 30 Harshest Author-on-Author Insults In History

Flavorpill ran this great piece, which makes me think these author-type people are the scariest most ruthless, and funniest, people on earth. (See Nabokov on Hemingway. And Dostoevsky) But this is the man who also wrote, “Beauty plus pity – … Continue reading

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Feminine Tosh, my a**

The Writers’ Guild of Great Britain didn’t want to “waste its breath” on VS Naipul’s assertion that no woman is as good a writer as he is. I, however, don’t mind wasting my breath, as I have a lot of … Continue reading

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Philip Roth Wins Man Booker Prize

Most women I know respect Philip Roth. In a certain way. Like the way you respect the guy who ate 59 hot dogs in 12 minutes. Roth has put out an amazing number of books over a long lifetime of … Continue reading

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Welcome to North 24th

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