James Guida

James Guida is the author of Marbles, a book of aphorisms, and of essays that have appeared in a variety of publications. He grew up in Australia and lives in the U.S., and in 2011 was awarded a fellowship in Nonfiction Literature from the New York Foundation for the Arts.


  • The Delightful is Useful

    THERE'S BEEN A LOT written lately on the value of finishing (or not finishing) novels, of how much more alive nonfiction is by comparison, of what matters about facts, and of the iron will needed to duck technology long enough to ...