In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Lynn Melnick’s poetry and the music of Constant Mongrel, fiction by Troy James Weaver, and more.
Morning Bites: Stephen Markley’s Latest, Virginie Despentes, Troy James Weaver Fiction, Thou, and More
In our morning reading: reviews of books by Stephen Markley and Fuminori Nakamura, new writing by Troy James Weaver, and more.
Morning Bites: Jennifer Baker, Samanta Schweblin Fiction, Sharma Shields Recommends Books, Constance Squires, and More
In our morning reading: Jennifer Baker on great short story collections, new fiction by Samanta Schweblin and Troy James Weaver, and more.
In our morning reading: writing by Chelsea Hodson and Troy James Weaver, books on children and migration, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Samantha Irby, Shy Watson Interviewed, William Boyle, Robert Aickman Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Samantha Irby, a playlist from William Boyle, and much more.
Morning Bites: Morgan Parker Nonfiction, Michael J. Seidlinger, Revisiting Miles Davis, Laura van den Berg, and More
In our morning reading: nonfiction by Morgan Parker and Laura van den Berg, an excerpt from Troy James Weaver’s novel, and more.
I was fifteen, standing on a step ladder in my parent’s closet, holding my dad’s gun to my head. No, wait, maybe I was sixteen? Either way, there was me and this ladder and this nine-millimeter to my temple. The ladder was ‘cause Dad kept the gun on top of a large dresser. The gun was ‘cause I was done with the bullshit. What happened next doesn’t matter, because it didn’t end there – all the angst and inner turmoil, […]
In our morning reading: an excerpt from Jonathan Russell Clark’s new book about 2666, writing by Paula Bomer, and much more.