Stephen Goodwin

Stephen Goodwin is the author of three novels and the nonfiction book Dream Golf: The Making of Bandon Dunes.

The Portrait Master

Known for rendering others, a writer turns his attention inward

by Stephen Goodwin | Monday, December 03, 2018

We Can’t Make You Whole Again 

by Stephen Goodwin | Monday, June 04, 2018

The Aspirational Golf of Arnold Palmer

Ode to the man who brought out the goodness in the game

by Stephen Goodwin | Wednesday, October 05, 2016

Thomas McGuane’s The Longest Silence

A lifelong pursuit of mastery and meaning

by Stephen Goodwin | Monday, August 10, 2015

Resisting Atticus’s Allure

On the eve of Harper Lee’s new book release, reconsidering the legacy of To Kill a Mockingbird

by Stephen Goodwin | Monday, July 13, 2015

The Zen of Short-Story Writing

by Stephen Goodwin | Monday, November 04, 2013

Father’s Day

What he wished for me and what he taught me

by Stephen Goodwin | Monday, June 10, 2013

Remembering Robert Stone

The novelist possessed his characters, and was possessed by them

by Stephen Goodwin | Wednesday, January 14, 2015