In our morning reading: a review of Zadie Smith’s new book, an interview with Karolina Waclawiak, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jon Hassell, Laura van den Berg’s Latest, Catherine Lacey, Ben Katchor Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: a review of Jon Hassell’s new album, an interview with Ben Katchor, and more.
The guiding principle of Six Ridiculous Questions is that life is filled with ridiculousness. And questions. That only by giving in to these truths may we hope to slip the surly bonds of reality and attain the higher consciousness we all crave. (Eh, not really, but it sounded good there for a minute.) It’s just. Who knows? The ridiculousness and question bits, I guess. Why six? Assonance, baby, assonance.
Morning Bites: Karolina Waclawiak Nonfiction, Adrian Tomine, Mary South Interviewed, Great Horror Fiction, and More
In our morning reading: new writing by Karolina Waclawiak, thoughts on Adrian Tomine’s new book, and more.
An Incident of Defenestration
by Francis Levy
The sound of her husband’s body hitting the mound of refuse wasn’t that much more dramatic than any of other occasional thumping that came from the dumpster, which contractors routinely used when there was a renovation going on.
In our weekend reading: a review of Blake Butler’s new novel, thoughts on unreliable narrators, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Laurie Anderson Interviewed, Lucie Britsch, Eugene Lim Fiction, S.P. Miskowski, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Laurie Anderson and S.P. Miskowski, fiction by Eugene Lim, and more.
Morning Bites: Adrian Tomine Interviewed, Ashley Blooms, Raven Leilani Nonfiction, Jarvis Cocker, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Adrian Tomine, new writing from Raven Leilani, and more.