A Better Personal Canon

A Better Personal Canon by Tim Waldron I used to worry that my personal canon was woefully incomplete, that it was undeveloped, and maybe that it just kind of sucked. After living with that anxiety for many years I made peace with my canon’s shortcomings and came to understand that type of dread was part of the search for better reading material. In an interview with Terry Gross in 1997, David Foster Wallace explained how he one day, sick in […]

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