Verlyn Klinkenborg is a member of the New York Times editorial board and the author of Making Hay, The Last Fine Time, The Rural Life, and Timothy; Or, Notes of an Abject Reptile. His new book, Several Short Sentences About Writing, will be published by Knopf in August. He lives on a small farm in upstate New York.
- Several Short Sentences About Writing
Line-by-line advice on noticing, thinking, and writing. How does one begin? What, exactly, is the task at hand? Where do sentences come from?