In our Monday morning reading: an interview with Chloe Caldwell, new nonfiction from Paula Bomer and Aaron Lake Smith, thoughts on new music from Prince, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Heidi Julavits, New Jon DeRosa Music, xTx Interviewed, Emily Schultz’s Playlist, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Emily Schultz, interviews with Heidi Julavits and xTx, new music from Jon DeRosa, a review of Chloe Caldwell’s latest, and more.
Morning Bites: New Chloe Caldwell Writing, Man Booker International Shortlist, Nina MacLaughlin Interviewed, People of the North, and More
In our morning reading: new nonfiction from Chloe Caldwell, new fiction from Kyle Coma-Thompson, an interview with Nina MacLaughlin, a review of People of the North’s new album, and more.
Morning Bites: Remembering Philip Levine, Chloe Caldwell on Maggie Estep, Sharma Shields, Seth Greenland’s Playlist, and More
In our morning reading: remembering Philip Levine and Maggie Estep, new writing from Sharma Shields, a playlist from Seth Greenland, and more.
Morning Bites: Laurie Penny’s Advice, Chloe Caldwell Interviewed, Alissa Nutting Fiction, Jenny Zhang and Monica McClure, and More
In our Wednesday morning reading: advice from Laurie Penny, Jenny Zhang and Monica McClure on race and humor, new Alissa Nutting fiction, an interview with Chloe Caldwell, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Chloe Caldwell Interviewed, Peter Carey, Catching Up With Atticus Lish, Matana Roberts, and More
In our afternoon reading: talking music with Matana Roberts; interviews with Chloe Caldwell, Peter Carey, and Atticus Lish; Russian science fiction on film; and more.
Afternoon Bites: James Baldwin’s Legacy, Jamie Quatro Interviews Megan Mayhew Bergman, Writers on Influences, Wendy C. Ortiz, and More
In our afternoon reading: James Baldwin gets a street, Jamie Quatro talks with Megan Mayhew Bergman, writers discuss their literary influences, Wendy C. Ortiz is interviewed, and more.
Women by Chloe Caldwell (Short Flight/Long Drive Hobart; 144 p.) It is not unusual to encounter a narrative in which a romantic relationship between two women ends in disaster. And sexuality aside, let’s not forget about affairs: we know how those narratives go. Like these narratives I’m also familiar with relationships that don’t end in friendship, as well as relationships in which the desire I felt for a lover was so intense because it wasn’t allowed, was only partially realized, […]