On beautiful writing

Long back, I had stumbled upon a short story by J. D. Salinger on the internet. A short story, I feel, is a nice way of getting acquainted with an author's writing style. The story was titled A Girl I Knew. It unfolded pleasantly under the narrator's matter-of-fact tone and subtle humor, until the girl was introduced; the writing took on shades of detached admiration and everything … Continue reading On beautiful writing