Recently, Sara Lippmann, writing for Sunday Salon, interviewed Red Hen author Chris Tarry about his new short story collection, How To Carry Bigfoot Home, his writing process, his music, and a few other subjects. Chris has great things to say as he shared his view on the place of humor in fiction:
"I think it’s this fear of not working, or coming off as too cute, or sentimental that pushes a lot of writers away from humor in literary fiction. I believe there’s room for a little sentimentality in literature, not a lot, but a little. Good God, we could all really use a good cry, no?"
To read the full interview, click here.