The Big O: Mohsin Hamid

Original detail distinguishes an average writer from a good one. An average writer might describe her character as poor. What does that mean? It depends, I thin...

You, The Narrator – Self-Help

Lorrie Moore writes brilliantly in the second person in Self-Help, her first collection of short stories. Her style and tone differ markedly from Jay McInerny i...

Point of View in Writing

Point-of-View (POV) is a grammatical position through which you choose to tell a story. I say grammatical as a way to distinguish the different types of POVs. A...