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Short stories, for me, it's like you step inside this brand new car and you drive it and you drive it into a tree and you walk away from it. ---->>>

I grew up reading not-serious literature, like comic books and pulp novels, so my instinct is to amuse the reader and entertain. ---->>>

My parents were distrustful of the outside world. They didn't think much good came out of it... The outside world was this strange place that was not so much dangerous as not as interesting as what went on in the house. ---->>>

Children do have the potential to kill art. But now I think they kill the bad art. At least that is what my son has done for me. ---->>>

I grew up not reading fiction; I watched movies and read comic books, and one of the ways I taught myself to think about narrative was through film. ---->>>

I have a kind of unhealthy obsession with movies. ---->>>

I don't know if it's good or bad, but when I first started writing I imitated the narrative thrust of a movie. And as I worked, I learned what you can do in fiction that you can't do in movies, and vice-versa. ---->>>


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Nationality: American
Occupation: Writer

Kevin Wilson is an American writer from Sewanee, Tennessee USA and teaches in the English Department at the University of the South. His stories have been published in Ploughshares, Tin House, One Story, and The Cincinnati Review. They have also been included in four volumes of the New Stories from the South: The Year’s Best anthology (wikipedia)