John Cheever Quotes While Cheever is perhaps best remembered for his short stories, he also wrote four novels, comprising The Wapshot Chronicle,The Wapshot Scandal, Bullet Park, Falconer and a novella Oh What a Paradise It Seems... (wikipedia) Art is the triumph over chaos. 11/4/2016 - 10:16 pm | View Link
9 Gorgeous Quotes from the Journals of John Cheever John Cheever is best remembered for his short fiction, in particular, his haunting story, “The Swimmer,” which was published in The New Yorker in 1964. After he died of cancer in 1982, Cheever’s widow Mary and his children made the difficult decision ... 05/26/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
John William Cheever John William Cheever (May 27, 1912 – June 18 ... While Cheever is perhaps best remembered for his short stories (including "The Enormous Radio", "Goodbye, My Brother", "The Five-Forty-Eight", "The Country Husband", and "The Swimmer"), he also wrote ... 08/4/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
John Cheever centennial remembered through 'Mad Men' Sunday would have been the 100th birthday of John Cheever, the great short story writer and novelist (Falconer, The Wapshot Chronicle, Bullet Park) who died in 1982 but continues to be cited as an influence by contemporary writers including Dave Eggers and ... 05/25/2012 - 7:15 am | View Link
John Cheever, Underappreciated, Gets a Boost and not even remembered all that accurately. When I tell people where I live, they often say, "Oh, Cheever country." I just nod, because the truth would take too long. The short version is, no, I don't, because Cheever country doesn't exist any longer. 02/26/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
The New Jersey Historical Society Biography Index The New Jersey Historical Society Biography Index. The New Jersey Historical Society Library Collection of Vertical Files also includes Family Vertical Files, Subject ... 11/30/2016 - 6:10 pm | View Website
“The Five-Forty-Eight” by John Cheever” A short story by John Cheever about an affair and its surprising aftermath. 11/30/2016 - 5:20 pm | View Website
John Cheever – The Swimmer | Genius The Swimmer Lyrics. It was one of those midsummer Sundays when everyone sits around saying, "I drank too much last night." You might have heard it whispered by the ... 11/30/2016 - 6:07 am | View Website
John Hathorne: The Salem Witch Judge – History of ... John Hathorne was a judge during the Salem Witch Trials and the great-great grandfather of author Nathaniel Hawthorne. Hathorne was born in Salem on August 5, 1641 to ... 11/30/2016 - 5:32 am | View Website
John Cheever John William Cheever (May 27, 1912 – June 18, 1982) was an American novelist and short story writer. He is sometimes called "the Chekhov of the suburbs". 11/29/2016 - 11:19 pm | View Website
By Jennifer Reese, Special to The Washington Post
In 1945, a first-time author named Betty MacDonald published a tart, smart and uncommonly funny memoir of the rocky years she’d spent as a young woman on an isolated Washington chicken farm. “It still irritates me when women say they prefer to live without running water or electric lights,” MacDonald wrote to her literary agent.
By Ron Charles, The Washington Post
“The Yiddish Policemen’s Union” pursued the Diaspora to a Jewish settlement in Alaska. But for all Chabon’s delightful inventiveness, there have always been hints — sometimes more than hints — that he was performing a cunning dance with autobiography.
Even before his new novel, “Moonglow,” begins, it warps the barrier between his actual life and his fantasy life.
Forget about Bruce Springsteen the iconic rock star. Forget about the Bruce Springsteen the winner of countless Grammy Awards, an Oscar and, as of last week, a Presidential Medal of Freedom. And forget about Bruce Springsteen the harmonica-slinging folk hero who channels Woody Guthrie. Because the man who appeared at the Tattered Cover Book Store on Wednesday was Bruce Springsteen, the author whose writing — not his guitar — does the all the talking.
Of course, the roughly 1,200 fans who stood in a blocks-long line outside the East Colfax Avenue store to pick up their signed copies of “Born to Run” and get a photo snapped with Springsteen have not forgotten any iteration of the man known as the Boss.
“He talks to all of us. He carries so much energy and passes it on to people.
An Amazon shopper named Leah reviewed a pink MoMoCity iPhone 7 case Sept. 30, two weeks after the phone went on sale. The same day, the same user reviewed a gray Ultra Armor case for the iPhone 7 Plus. And earlier that same month, she reviewed a metal case for her iPhone 6, another MoMoCity case for her iPhone 6 Plus and a MixcTech Dry Bag case for her iPhone 5s.