The Best Writing of the Week | Daniel Woodrell

The Bayou Trilogy

There are ways to describe a setting, and the mood and atmosphere of that setting. Mortal writers, like myself, might describe a poor neighborhood in a small town with words like "derelict", "broken windows", "dimly lit" and so forth, probably describing only the way things looked. But we have to go deeper than that, and … Continue reading The Best Writing of the Week | Daniel Woodrell