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To Begin Again by Jen Knox

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Heaven's Coast: A Memoir by Mark Doty

Getting Personal: Selected Essays by Philip Lopate

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About meJen Knox earned her MFA from Bennington's Writing Seminars and works as a fiction editor at Our Stories Literary Journal and a Creative Writing Professor at San Antonio Community College.

Some of her publication credits include Flashquake, The Houston Literary Journal, Metazen, Midwest Literary Magazine, Short Story America, Slow Trains, SLAB, Superstition Review, and Quiz & Quill. Forthcoming work will appear in Annalemma Magazine, Eclectic Flash and Foundling Review.

Jen grew up in Ohio and lives in Texas. Her second book, To Begin Again, is forthcoming in 2011. Jen is currently (and perhaps will always be) working on a novel entitled Absurd Hunger.

About my libraryMy favorite storytellers: Dickens, Fitzgerald, Gaitskill, Updike and Wolff.
My favorite prose writers: Austen, Gaitskill and Nabokov.

Groups75 Books Challenge for 2010, BookMooching, Hobnob with Authors, Literature & Madness, Tea!

Favorite authorsJen Knox, Michelle Mercer (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresHalf Price Books, Half Price Books - North Oaks

Favorite librariesWornstaff Memorial Public Library


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Member sinceOct 11, 2009

Currently readingThe Thing About Life Is That One Day You'll Be Dead by David Shields
Only as Good as Your Word: Writing Lessons from My Favorite Literary Gurus by Susan Shapiro
The Art of the Personal Essay: An Anthology from the Classical Era to the Present by Phillip Lopate
Anna Karenina (Signet Classics) by Leo Tolstoy
Lying: A Metaphorical Memoir by Lauren Slater
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