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vincent-louis-carrella's picture
Oct.10.2008
The thing is, you never do know where the road is going to take you. Our intended destinations rarely turn out to be our destiny’s true intent. What we need most to see, to hear, to feel in our hearts, is given to us. It is laid out at our feet,  if you look for it. If you trust the road. I thought...
vincent-louis-carrella's picture
Jul.06.2008
“The fact is that the materials of the fiction writer are the humblest. Fiction is about everything human and we are made out of dust, and if you scorn getting yourself dusty, then you shouldn't try to write fiction. It's not a grand enough job for you.” Flannery O'Connor Yes Flannery, we are made...
vincent-louis-carrella's picture
Jun.21.2008
"The truth of my writing – the spiritual truth for which I write – is all that darkness, so clear in its depth that there is, like God in eternity, no seeing to the end of it. David Plante I had never dreamed of writing a novel. I wanted to write stories. I began by writing short pieces....
craig-clevenger's picture
Mar.27.2008
My friend and I sling drinks in a post-1906 quake building, an historic ex-brewery within a Bermuda Triangle of upscale nightclubs. Places with no signs and big doormen manning the velvet ropes stretched out into panhandler territory. We're on the no-man's edge between San Francisco's Silicon Gulch...