Huffingtonpost has posted 29 of the Bart Simpson chalkboard scenes in celebration of the 21st season of The Simpsons. My favorite one: Bart writing It’s “Facebook” not “Assbook” over and over.
Author Virginia DeBerry writes an open letter to Oprah about the plight of black writers.
I recently wrote about my growing interest in nonfiction. For more discussions about fiction vs. nonfiction, which is better, check out essays by Maud Newton and Zadie Smith. Salon also recently published this article about the rise of memoirs and the supposed death of fiction.