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The Art of Quitting

Lucy Jane Bledsoe is the author of the just-released A Thin Bright Line, an American love story with Cold War complications which Publisher’s Weekly calls “Empowering and bold.” Her previous work has won a Yaddo fellowship, two National Science Foundation Artists & Writers fellowships, the Arts & Letters Fiction Prize, and the Saturday Evening Post […]

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Wobbly Spelling

“My spelling is Wobbly. It’s good spelling but it Wobbles, and the letters get in the wrong places.” – Pooh Bear, from A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the Pooh Like Pooh, my spelling is Wobbly. When I was a kid, every teacher I ever had urged me to write legibly and at the proper slant, and to pay […]