Annie Dillard On Love, Writing And Ping Pong

“From her 12′ x 16′ wood cabin in the Virginia mountains, Annie Dillard spoke with Daniel Asa Rose in an exclusive phone interview. (ROSE:) So you granted Book World your only in-depth interview for this book. Was it because of that affair we had back in ’82? (DILLARD:) [Laughing] It slipped my mind. Refresh my memory.”