Olive Senior, Fraser Nixon, myself, Alexi Zentner

On Not Winning
BY SINA QUEYRAS
The art of losing isn’t hard to master. Is it? Is it easy to face the losses? The defeats? The nominations?  Or worse, lack of nomination and defeat? Let’s face it, we live in the era of the big prize. It’s how we tend to argue for the value of what we love. We prize it. And that, my friends, makes the creative life difficult.