Transatlantic, Colum McCann
“I wrote my first novel because I wanted to read it.”
“Primarily, my work was an act of exorcism… so I could have peace of mind as an artist.”
“'In-between is really where I feel best. Neither here nor there.'
‘There isn’t any in-between,’ I said. ‘Any place you pass through is this moment’s here. In-between is an...”
“If you process what you read by making notes, what you write is possibly the truest reflection of how you interpret books and your thought process when reading, as well as what...”
Things I Know About Fairy Tales
This is a story I wrote. I read it for Louisville Public Radio. Next May (ish) it will be a novel.
Want to turn on your creativity? Turn off the lights. A new study shows that dim lighting “elicits a feeling of freedom, self-determination, and reduced inhibition,” which...