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More Dramatic than the Situation it Depicts, by Stefen Styrsky

November 25, 2014 • Fiction, TLR News

Recently, I watched a video of the late American photographer Gary Winogrand delivering a talk about his craft. He mentioned something I think can apply to any artist — not just photographers — and to writers in particular. To paraphrase, he said, all a photographer has when he’s out in the world snapping pictures is… Read More ›

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More Dramatic than the Situation it Depicts, by Stefen Styrsky

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Recently, I watched a video of the late American photographer Gary Winogrand delivering a talk about his craft. He mentioned something I think can apply to any artist — not just photographers — and to writers in particular. To paraphrase, he said, all a photographer has when he’s out in the world snapping pictures is… Read More ›

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Life is More Than a String of Occasions

photo via sixwordmemoirs.com

I’m most of the way through the slush pile for TLR vol. 1, issue 2. It’s our first issue to include nonfiction, and I’ve been humbled by the memories and the thoughts that people have chosen to share with us via this medium. It’s certainly no small thing to put your life experiences down on… Read More ›