In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Lydia Kiesling, fiction by Alexis M. Smith, and much more.
Morning Bites: Alexis M. Smith, Courtney Maum Interviewed, Dennie Wendt, Kristopher Jansma Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Alexis M. Smith and Courtney Maum, new writing from Kristopher Jansma, and more.
I always get something wrong in these. There’s generally one book that I utterly forget to include, remember two days later, and curse myself for leaving out. And this year, I’m throwing in some thoughts on music, so that should offer even more opportunities for retrospective regret. I’m getting in just under the wire with this one, yes indeed.
Afternoon Bites: Elisa Albert Nonfiction, Alexis M. Smith Interviewed, Michael J. Seidlinger, and More
In our afternoon reading: Elisa Albert on “La Femme de Gilles,” an interview with Alexis M. Smith, thoughts on the year’s best science fiction, and more.
In our afternoon reading: new writing from Helen Garner, thoughts on Alexis M. Smith’s new novel, and much more.
Morning Bites: James Alan McPherson Remembered, Pylon, “Marrow Island” Reviewed, Kathleen Hanna, and More
In our morning reading: remembering James Alan McPherson, thoughts on Alexis M. Smith’s new book, an interview with Kathleen Hanna, and more.
Morning Bites: ABC No Rio, Ta-Nehisi Coates Interviewed, Alexis M. Smith on Margaret Atwood, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on ABC No Rio and Other Music, an interview with Ta-Nehisi Coates, and more.
Afternoon Bites: “Marrow Island” Excerpted, Viet Thanh Nguyen Interviewed, Leland Cheuk, Dorothe Nors’s Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Alexis M. Smith’s new novel, an interview with Leland Cheuk, thoughts from drummer Greg Fox, and more.