"Edmund White is celebrated for his candor, openness, and fearlessness in writing of the most painfully intimate of human experiences, that manage to be both intensely personal and representative, as well as for the understated elegance of his prose."
Joyce Carol Oates on Edmund White, from The Oxford Book of American Short Stories. National Short Story Month is nearly over, but you can enjoy short stories anytime. 
Image credit: Edmund White. NYC. by Robert Giard, 1985. Image courtesy of the New York Public Library.

"Edmund White is celebrated for his candor, openness, and fearlessness in writing of the most painfully intimate of human experiences, that manage to be both intensely personal and representative, as well as for the understated elegance of his prose."

Joyce Carol Oates on Edmund White, from The Oxford Book of American Short Stories. National Short Story Month is nearly over, but you can enjoy short stories anytime. 

Image credit: Edmund White. NYC. by Robert Giard, 1985. Image courtesy of the New York Public Library.