“As a reader of many, many reviews, I have to admit I’m more alarmed by the number of dull ones than the number of unkind ones.”
Man, this is so true. There’s a reason those Best American anthology people don’t do a book review edition.
“I CAPS LOCK and LOL at my ease observing cute kittens”
Though this is funny, Whitman wouldn’t have blogged. But he would be all over self-publishing.
“Fewer than half of young high school graduates who don’t pursue postsecondary education are employed full-time”
I can’t believe we have to justify college these days. But I guess we do.
“Writing programs are the last refuge for people who read books and like to talk about them.”
Well shit. I guess we need to shut this here website down.