"I feel as if I were in one of Henry James’ ghost stories," Banville says. "I’m not mystical, and I’m not saying I’m possessed by the soul of Henry James, but some part of my brain is able to cease to be me while I’m working on it." John Banville writes sequel to Portrait of a Lady while teaching class in Social Thought
This week’s success story is an interview with Karla Blocka, the owner of Karla Marie Publishing. Karla has achieved incredible success through publishing ebooks, and the most amazing part of her story? She use’s pen names and hires ghost writers to write all of her books!
The Fall 2012 issue includes an essay on how interacting with people and engaging in activities helps one writer keep afloat in his life with schizophrenia, an essay on the internal battle of not feeling that you are able to trust your own thoughts, and a review a review on D.T. Max’s book “Every Love Story is a Ghost Story: A Life a David Foster Wallace". www.openmindsquarterly.com/shop/ #essay #schizophrenia #life #struggle #mentalillness #mentalhealth #magazine #writing
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