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On-Stage Interview with Dara Horn


Pleased to announce I will be doing an on-stage interview with author Dara Horn (A GUIDE FOR THE PERPLEXED) at the San Francisco JCC on Monday, Sept. 23rd, at 7:00 pm. Please click on link for tickets and other information about the event.

Elizabeth's Latest Blogs

Jun.17.2013 - 6:37 am
"I have been trying to figure out why writing is such a glorious experience with you and such a disappointment for me with others. It has a great deal to do with you -- kindness...
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Jan.28.2013 - 8:44 am
“After leaving your show, I noticed only beauty.” --comment in the guest book for “Layers of Being” (Estratos del Ser)            ...
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Nov.05.2012 - 1:24 pm
I can still remember the election of 1968, even though I was eight years old at the time. I remember seeing crowds of young people on the TV news chanting "Old enough to fight...
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Dec.01.2011 - 4:54 pm
I'm participating in my first Holiday Readathon,  Dec. 2-4, inspired by author and blogger Liza Wiemer on Goodreads.  For this mini-challenge/giveaway, readers are...
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Comments from Elizabeth

May.31.2011 - 5:15 pm
In response to: First Person Singular: "Somewhat Autobiographical"
A Lorrie Moore story like no other, yet perhaps the most definitive. Harrowing, sharply funny, and barely controlled,...
May.26.2011 - 8:16 am
In response to: The Word and The Thing Itself: Pointing Toward the Moon
You've beautifully captured the child's wonder at the strange and beautiful naming of things; that same wonder carries...
Dec.13.2010 - 11:57 am
In response to: Yes, I Do Like Your Link (A Little Too Much), Or, Why I’m Going Off the Internet for the Holidays
Thank you, Sarah, for this contemplative examination of modern dissonance and the almost-intolerable struggle to strike...
Aug.31.2010 - 10:34 am
In response to: When is a Story Finished?
Such an intriguing and mysterious topic, Thaisa. For myself, it's one of the many curiosities of the writing process...
Aug.03.2010 - 10:01 am
In response to: Apple Pie
Thanks Thaisa.  The secret about this piece is that I wrote it as a poem last week, and then decided to make it "...

Published Reviews

Published by BookPage
September’s best paperback releases for reading groups include new books from Lorrie Moore, Elizabeth Rosner and Hilary Mantel.