In our afternoon reading: reviews of books by Sarah Moss and Elisa Gabbert, exploring the nature of bad reviews, and more.
Morning Bites: Ottessa Moshfegh’s Latest, Minister Faust, Elizabeth Hand Interviewed, Aleksandar Hemon on “Sense8,” and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Ottessa Moshfegh and Minister Faust, interviews with Elizabeth Hand and Aleksandar Hemon, and more.
Morning Bites: Victor LaValle Interviewed, Melissa Febos, Unclassifiable Literature, Jessie Chaffee, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Victor LaValle, thoughts on books by Melissa Febos and Scott McClanahan, and more.
Dublin, 1999 by Leah Schnelbach She was just rinsing the shampoo out of her eyes when the alarm went off. She froze, blinking under the water, willing it to stop. It didn’t stop. She counted backward from ten, then gave up and shut the shower’s stream. The alarm billowed into the shower, louder and louder. She could hear people running in the hallway. Tense voices.
Morning Bites: Julia Fierro, Catherine Lacey’s Latest, Sofia Samatar Fiction, Sarah Gerard Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: Julia Fierro on craft, fiction by Sofia Samatar, an interview with Sarah Gerard, and more.