Varon On Writing

Persevere. Emulate fine writing. Find a workable pace and stick to it. I write in a variety of forms — short fiction, the novel, the essay, poems, translations from the Chinese, and I try to emulate the compassion Eudora Welty advises of her subjects. When history grabs you by the throat, find a way through in writing.

— Jodi Varon

Awards VIII | 1999
New Millennium Award for Nonfiction

“When Quizzac Was Cherry (Notes on Fact and Fiction)” by Jodi Varon

Published in: New Millennium Writings | Issue 8

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