A Reason for Everything . . .

Who among you have asked “what is reading for?” The answer seems pretty obvious, right? Reading is for . . . hmmmmm. Well, posited as a philosophical riddle, I’m not exactly certain what is the correct answer. Are you? Robert …

The Consequences of Writing Without Reading

At The New Yorker Book Bench Macy Halford recently posed an important question: “What is wanting to write without wanting to read like? It’s imperative that we figure it out, because Giraldi’s right: it’s both crazy and prevalent among budding …