Erik Brady: Lauren Belfer’s latest isn’t set here, but as in all her books, Buffalo’s role is huge | books-and-literature

You might wonder how Lauren Belfer creates her eye-opening fiction. Well, it’s with her eyes closed. This is thanks to a long-ago typing class at Buffalo Seminary, where she learned how to type without looking. These days Belfer composes her luminous novels with her eyes shut while wearing a wide-brimmed sun hat. That may make … Read more