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Bringing the Devil to His Knees

The Craft of Fiction and the Writing Life

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Published by University of Michigan Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creative writing guides,
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Novels, other prose & writers,
  • History and criticism,
  • Composition & Creative Writing - General,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / American,
  • Authorship,
  • Essays,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCharles Baxter (Editor), Peter Turchi (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7632834M
    ISBN 100472067745
    ISBN 109780472067749

    He smells of Vitalis or Brylcreem, slathered on so heavily that the scent arrives about thirty seconds before he does. Suddenly, she felt tremendously tired, and thought longingly of her bed upstairs in the family nest her parents had created for them in the heart of the Roman metropolis. The response is immediate and overwhelming, an ear-splitting roar. Part of it, too, was that he'd started me off at the foot of a steep hill, his reasoning being that I would encounter hills eventually, and he didn't want my instruction to be deficient in this regard. What do you think about that idea? Jackson grinned, letting out a cheery "Hi.

    While rehearsing and preparing for the play, Tom is again attacked by Ratsey and is warned by Mobius's nephew to leave before it's too late. Dodger has better luck. White, in a business-like, American tone. He has a large, dark green head, and his hair forms a skull cap of dense curls. How those words throb with the tenderness of a perfect love. But I want to.

    Fame is one of those convenient litmus tests of character ingrained in the life tissue itself. In recent weeks there had been huge crowds of tourists there, eager for a glimpse of the new pope. No skin conditions and not much of a tan. I was lucky that there were a number of open parishes on the west coast. White fumed. Now, the tall, lanky American Cardinal found himself on his knees, kissing the papal ring of the first black man to sit on the throne of Peter.


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