Alida Holmes

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Ficitonal Characters and The Books They Read

I love spotting fictional characters reading books or trying to figure out what’s on their bookshelf in the back. It’s like playing the Punch Buggy …

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Collected Stories

Drippingly romantic and dead on<p>By S. C. Gwynne<p>June 29, 2015<p>Although it is my favorite book and has influenced my writing and my career, I am not even …

Plot vs. Character – Which Side are You On?

Among novelists and critics of novelists (well, movies and TV shows too), there seems to be an ongoing discussion of the relative values of …

Steven Spielberg

11. The Great Gatsby And The Dumb Daisy

"...that's the best thing a girl can be in this world, a beautiful little fool."<p>Well, congratulations, Mr F. Scott Fitzgerald, because Daisy …

Economics

The indulgent world of F. Scott Fitzgerald

In 1922, Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald, new parents and pinched for cash, gave up their suite at the Plaza Hotel and rented a house on Long Island in …