Ann Patchett on the Pulitzer gaffe and the need for long-form fiction

Following complex story lines stretches our brains beyond the 140 characters of sound-bite thinking, and staying within the world of a novel gives us the ability to be quiet and alone, two skills that are disappearing faster than the polar icecaps.


Well said, Ann. Now, please follow me on Twitter @toddx! kthxbye.

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