Posts Tagged ‘Raskalnikov’

  • All of my life I did not want it to be only words

    December 12th, 2017 | Writers | journalpulp | 5 Comments

    “All my life I did not want it to be only words. This is why I lived, because I kept not wanting it. And now, too, every day I want it not to be words.” – Dostoevsky, Demons Dostoevsky, who is in many ways my favorite writer of all-time, was very religious, and yet one […]

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  • Popular Fiction Versus Literary

    August 7th, 2013 | Popular fiction versus literary fiction | journalpulp | 7 Comments

    The difference between popular fiction and literary fiction is subtle but unmistakable. The criteria is graded — think of it as a spectrum — so that a book or movie can have elements of both literary fiction and also elements of genre fiction at the same time. But there is a distinction. It is not […]

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