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A Literary League of his Own

A visit with Speer Morgan, Professor of English

By Noelle Buhidar
Published: - Topics: writing editing interns The Missouri Review English

Words of Wisdom

Topics: writer The Missouri Review

When it comes to offering advice to aspiring writers, Morgan admits literature is a difficult form to master. But he also maintains that it’s pivotal to never give up. He had to write three novels before he sold his first one, and this was after he’d been writing for over ten years.