In our morning reading: writing by Natalia Borges Polesso, Eileen Myles revisits “Tristram Shandy,” and more.
Afternoon Bites: Benjamin Taylor, Janice Lee Nonfiction, Kate Zambreno, Revisiting Elliott Smith, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Benjamin Taylor and Kate Zambreno, new writing by Janice Lee, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Lynn Steger Strong and Jean Giono, notable books on art, and more.
by Brenna Kischuk
I am not afraid of the right things. Not tight spaces, spiders or being alone. Not flying, death, heights, infidelity, fidelity, snakes, public speaking, poverty, politics, the woods, the dark, close encounters of the third kind, or even water.
I look to evolution, find fear. Fight or flight in our bones. Fear as rational or irrational, explainable or obscure, changeable or forgotten. Fear as motivation, stimulus, emotion, as narrowing, paralyzing, manufactured, controlled.
In our weekend reading: new writing by Monique Roffey and Joshua Cohen, an interview with Rufi Thorpe, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Porochista Khakpour, Ilana Masad Nonfiction, Janice Lee, Perfume Genius’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Porochista Khakpour, new writing by Ilana Masad and Hannah Bae, and more.
In our morning reading: exploring the writings of María Fernanda Ampuero, new music from Sarah Davachi, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kate Zambreno Interviewed, Revisiting Brian Evenson, Caine Prize Shortlist, Megan Stielstra on Writing Classes, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Kate Zambreno, fiction from Alexandra Chang, and more.