I wrote this blog in 2011 but since it’s Easter, I thought I would share my favorite quote about Easter from one of my favorite authors, John Irving.
Earlier, I admitted that I am a book geek. I buy my books, keep a list and rank them. Only 15 books have earned my “ABL top ranking” of a 5. “A Prayer for Owen Meany” by John Irving is one of those.
I will admit I have a thing for John Irving. I must because on paper, he’s not my kind of guy. His books are long and I have a short attention span. This book is about religion a topic I don’t usually gravitate towards. And he goes on and on and on. I like to cut to the chase.
But like I said: I do have a thing for John Irving. One of the most interesting things about him is that he famously writes the last sentence first and works backwards to the first sentence. He knows he is finished when he writes the perfect first sentence. Here is…
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