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  1. Longform Podcast #109: Buzz Bissinger

    Buzz Bissinger, a Pulitzer Prize winner, has written for Vanity Fair, The New York Times Magazine, GQ and more. He is the author of several books, including

    Friday Night Lights.

    "It’s quiet. And I really felt I needed that quiet. People say, ‘Well anger was your edge, and agitation was your edge, and that’s going to hurt your writing.’ I don’t know, maybe. It may be that in order to live a happier life you become a shittier writer. I don’t know. But I just couldn’t live in that fashion anymore, I just couldn’t. It would’ve destroyed my marriage. It was destroying me."

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    http://longform.org/posts/longform-podcast-109-buzz-bissinger

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