Wednesday, April 27, 2011

What a Story Can Be

Some wisdom from the great George Saunders, at the end of this interview:

I like the idea that a story—well, that we don’t really know what it is, exactly. And that this is actually the purpose of every story: to find one more active, breathing example of what a story can be.


Matthew Frederick said...

This is great. I'm looking forward to part two!

JK said...

Awesome. I seem to remember my first thought on finishing "Pastoralia" being something like, who'd have thought a story could be something like that?