“I…have no interest in living in a city without a bookstore.” Ann Patchett has opened a Parnassus Books, a bookstore in Nashville. In related news: fuck yeah, Ann Patchett.
- Ken Baumann puts in his two cents about Dennis Cooper’s The Marbled Swarm.
- Drag City is bringing the Groovy Records catalog back into print.
- The deadline for Word Riot’s travel grants for writers for the first quarter of 2012 is December 1.