Essays & Interviews

Essays

Space Brothers” in Generation Space

“ You’ll Find It Off Market Street ” in The Akron Anthology

“ Jewish Literary Heroes: Individualistic Dreamers ” in the November 2013 issue of Sh’ma: a Journal of Jewish Ideas

“ Nobody Should Watch Star Wars Alone ” in the Spring 2013 issue of Great Lakes Review

 “Film as Literary Influence on the Novel: How to Approach Writing Scenes Within Novel Chapters”  in the anthology, Novel Writing Tips and Techniques 

 Eric’s Essay on Philip Roth’s influential novel, The Counterlife  in the March/April 2012 issue of Moment Magazine

“ Incorporating Research Into a Fictional Narrative ” in Glimmer Train’s Writers Ask FOCUS

“The Sponge and His Squeeze” about writing as a couple at Lofty Ambitions. Also check out Eric’s wife Thea’s own reflectionon the same subject in her piece “Locked in the Basement”

“ Early Shnoring on Christmas Even in Akron ” in the anthology Christmas Stories from Ohio

 “Embracing Emotional Autobiography Over Factual Representation in Fiction” 
in Glimmer Train’s Writers Ask FOCUS

“Avoiding the Corner in Researched Fiction” in Glimmer Train Bulletin

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Interviews

 Interview  with 2011 John Simmons Short Fiction Award winner Josh Rolnick in Glimmer Train

 Interview with author Frederick Reiken  in Southeast Review

 Interview with Ehud Havazelet  from Boswell Magazine