About

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Nora Bonner is a fiction writer and writing instructor from Detroit, Michigan. Her stories have appeared in a variety of journals and anthologies, including Shenandoah, Quarterly West, Juked, the Indiana Review, the North American Review, Hobart, and the Best American Non-Required Reading.

She’s been awarded a scholarship to  attend a summer workshop at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, and a residency at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts. She has degrees from the University of Michigan, Miami of Ohio, and Florida State University. Currently, she lives in Atlanta where she is enrolled in the PhD program in Creative Writing at Georgia State.

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Why every writer should read Moby Dick, and some handy tips about how to enjoy getting through the whole thing.

I’m sure I’m not alone when I say I started Moby Dick three or four times before I actually finished it. ┬áThat was in 2014, and since then, I’ve had this strange sort of longing for it, sort of like how, early on, Ishmael describes his longing for being on the water. I’ve never read …