The guiding principle of Six Ridiculous Questions is that life is filled with ridiculousness. And questions. That only by giving in to these truths may we hope to slip the surly bonds of reality and attain the higher consciousness we all crave. (Eh, not really, but it sounded good there for a minute.) It’s just. Who knows? The ridiculousness and question bits, I guess. Why six? Assonance, baby, assonance.
In our morning reading: an interview with Bridgett M. Davis, exploring the histories of Sub Pop Records and John Williams, and more.
In our morning reading: an interview with Neko Case, nonfiction by Sarah Gerard and Kristopher Jansma, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Meg Wolitzer’s new novel, an interview with Elle Nash, and much more.
In our morning reading: nonfiction by Morgan Parker and Laura van den Berg, an excerpt from Troy James Weaver’s novel, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Douglas Light and R.O. Kwon, thoughts on a new edition of a Barbara Comyns novel, and more.
In our afternoon reading: a look at books by Leila Guerriero and Ryan Gattis, punk-infused jazz, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Mimi Pond and Ottessa Moshfegh, fiction by Michael T. Fournier, and more.