Mary Karr is an acclaimed poet. Her memoir, The Liars Club , won the PEN/Martha Albrand Award. She is the Jesse Truesdell Peck Professor of Literature at Syracuse University.
You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club. Jack London. #amwriting
by @marykarrlit - 5 hours ago
Hmm what to watch tonight--first #Knicks game or Cubbies in #WorldSeries ? An embarrassment of non-ironic television riches....
by @marykarrlit - 6 hours ago
Ineffable/adorable Jenny Boylan has a thrillah coming out this fall--Long Black Veil. I caught her shopping for gir… https://t.co/Fwbw0lfzG3
by @marykarrlit - yesterday
RT @StephenKing: @marykarrlit I Hopi the bank agrees with that.
Hopi time concept divides bet manifest & manifesting. Me to bank: There are no bounced checks only manifesting ones. https://t.co/2GKwzKCJza
MaryKarrLit - 5 hours ago
MaryKarrLit - 2 days ago
NYC's gloriously restored St. Francis Xavier on 15th & 5th knocks me out--gr8 parish w active soup kitchen & programs for the poor. Glory
MaryKarrLit - 5 days ago
At long last, this death-match distinction between 'balls' & 'pussy' proves we've always had both wrong.
MaryKarrLit - 6 days ago
People who say they write for themselves write for no one. The reader is the spark that helps yr work explode into being. #amwriting
MaryKarrLit - 9 days ago
Twenty-seven years ago today, I had (please God) my last drink. Who knew that reality's intensity & beauty was way vaster than Tennessee whiskey's. Thnx to all the saints & topless dancers who shored me up. #neverthoughtidbegratefulforthis
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