America As Seen By Colson Whitehead

I recently took an author friend of mine from California on a tour of Concord, Massachusetts, including a visit to Nathaniel Hawthorne’s house, “Wayside.” (How could I not? He’s the namesake of the central character in my trilogy, Nathaniel Hawthorne Flowers.) As we left, I gazed, not for the first time, upon the stone outside […]