Why I Don't Write Summary
Susan Minot

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Why I Don't Write Overview

Susan Minot's Why I Don't Write is a collection of ten short stories. In each work, Minot distorts and expands traditional narrative structures in order to enact her main characters' complex emotional and psychological states. Minot's attention to the musicality of language allows her reader to inhabit each of the character's struggles to survive the contemporary world. The collected stories explore themes of intimacy, detachment, and escape.

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