In our afternoon reading: excerpts from novels by Manuel Gonzales and Andrew F. Sullivan, new nonfiction from Margaret Eby and Rosie Schaap, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Amber Sparks Interviewed, Kaitlyn Greenidge, Leah Umansky’s Latest, “Buffy” and Storytelling, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Amber Sparks, thoughts on Kristine Ong Muslim’s new collection, checking in with Andrew F. Sullivan, and more.
In our morning reading: an interview with Monica Drake, Dzanc Books launches a new literary prize, a playlist from Carlos Velásquez, and more.
The Sad, Square Hands of Molly Jar by Andrew F. Sullivan Molly Jar had her mother’s face, a valentine heart kissed with freckles on both cheeks. She had her grandma’s eyes from her father’s side, bright blue and full of ice. She had her Aunt Charlene’s hair, thick and black and tangled. She had skin so white it almost looked blue and three weeks of probation left when Sandra picked her up that afternoon and said we got a good […]