The Rumpus Sunday Book Blog Roundup


Hey, everyone likes a quiz! “Match the author with the pen name. ” (via)

The Book Bench writes up The Occupied Wall Street Journal, a newspaper that’s popped up at occupation.

Bookfox on the difference between creative writers vs other kinds of writers.

Michael Copperman’s “letter to my talented writer-friend A., who fears she will never be published.”

Seth Fischer’s writing has twice been listed as notable in The Best American Essays and has been nominated for The Pushcart Prize by several publications, including Guernica. He was the founding Sunday editor at The Rumpus and is the current nonfiction editor at The Nervous Breakdown. He is a Dornsife PhD Fellow at USC and been awarded fellowships and residencies by Ucross, Lambda Literary, Jentel, Ragdale, and elsewhere, and he teaches at the UCLA-Extension Writer’s Program and Antioch University, where he received his MFA. More from this author →