Amos Magliocco

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Amos Magliocco is the author of Remedy Wheel, semifinalist in Amazon's 2011 Breakthrough Novel Contest. A winner of the Pushcart Prize, his stories and essays have appeared in Redivider, Isotope, Yemassee, The Missouri Review, Poets & Writers, among other journals. He holds an MFA from Indiana University and teaches writing and literature at the University of North Texas. He lives in Denton, Texas and in the springtime chases storms and tornadoes across the Great Plains.

With a student in my office moments ago, I nearly drove m...

With a student in my office moments ago, I nearly drove myself crazy looking for this Alice Munro quote on the Google Machine. My student left before I could find it, but now I want to post it here so that it will never be lost again, or at least not until I forget I've posted it on my blog.

Which I've probably done before.

"Anecdotes don't make good stories. Generally, I dig down underneath them...
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