George Saunders: ‘Writing Books Make Me Nervous’
This Week on So Many Damn Books
George Saunders drops in to celebrate the new year and brings with him four Russians and the meaning of a writing life via his new book A Swim in a Pond in the Rain. The guys can barely contain their excitement and conversation ranges from writing to reading to music to, well, Russians.
Plus, if you go to the SMDB website, you can hear two original tunes by George that he cut for audiobooks of The Brief and Frightening Reign of Phil and In Persuasion Nation! He showed us his guitar, it was very freakin’ cool.
What’d you buy?
Christopher: Via Negativa by Daniel Hornsby
This week’s themed cocktail: