Saturday, October 23, 2010

15 authors

My answers to that thing going round on Facebook.

Name fifteen authors (poets included) who've influenced you and who will always stick with you. List the first fifteen you can recall in no more than fifteen minutes.

1. Roald Dahl

2. CS Lewis

3. Beverly Cleary

4. Ann M. Martin

5. Flannery O'Connor

6. Dave Eggers

7. David Dark

8. M. Scott Peck

9. John Kennedy O'Toole

10. David Sedaris

11. Lorrie Moore

12. Marva Dawn

13. Aimee Bender

14. Walker Percy

15. Eugene Peterson

Token poet: e. e. cummings

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

1. J.R.R. Tolkien

2. C.S. Lewis

3. George Orwell

4. Aldous Huxley

5. Timothy Keller

6. James Bradley

7. William Manchester

8. Bill Hybels

9. Bob Woodward

10. John Julius Norwich

11. Sit Christopher Bonnington

12. Tom Holland

13. Dorothy Dunnett

14. Ken Auletta

15. William Shakespeare

thanks for the opportunity, Ms Drury, to contribute to your always insightful and excellent blog.

This list is a bit random, to say the least.