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Bloom | "Late" According to Whom?

Where you’ll encounter authors whose first books were published when they were 40 or older; who bloomed in their own good time.

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Mar 2023 3
Apr 2023 4
May 2023 3
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Jul 2023 2
Aug 2023 3
Sep 2023 3
Oct 2023 3
Nov 2023 4
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Most recent posts

An Excerpt from Michael Okulitch’s novel, Toward Him Still
Michael Okulitch’s first published novel, Toward Him Still, will be released in late spring 2024 by Fomite Press, a small literary press in Burlington, Vermont. Please enjoy the excerpt below. Excerpt from Toward Him Still …
On , by chsummie, 898 words
Bloom Creative Writing: Split Open by J.M. Schmidt
With this work by J.M. Schmidt, we continue to highlight original fiction and poetry from writers who either published their first book at 40 or after, or who have yet to publish a book. Writers …
On , by annerudig, 2,285 words
Public policy and the human condition: Q&A with Charles Forrest Jones
Bloom caught up with Charles Forrest Jones, whose debut novel The Illusion of Simple is out now from the University of Iowa Press. Leah De Forest: First, thanks for taking the time to talk with …
On , by Leah De Forest, 884 words