In our afternoon reading: an interview with Christine Sneed, book recommendations from Hannah Sloane, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Claire Fuller Nonfiction, Wadada Leo Smith, Nicholas Rombes’s Poetry, Maggie O’Farrell, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Claire Fuller, an interview with Wadada Leo Smith, and more.
Morning Bites: Ladee Hubbard Interviewed, Margaret Atwood, Jeff VanderMeer on Climate Fiction, Nicholas Rombes, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Ladee Hubbard, new writing by Nicholas Rombes, and more.
Afternoon Bites: María José Ferrada Interviewed, Isabel Yap’s Latest, Philip Roth Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with María José Ferrada, writers on choices, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jericho Brown’s Poetry, Alicia Garza, Gary J. Shipley’s Latest, Writing Rituals, and More
In our afternoon reading: exploring Jericho Brown’s poetry, thoughts on writing rituals, and more.
In our morning reading: a film adaptation of Brandon Taylor’s fiction, the best books of 2020, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Maria Dahvana Headley, Claire Cronin Interviewed, Nicholas Rombes, Earl Freeman Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from “Beowulf,” an interview with Claire Cronin, and more.
by Nicholas Rombes
Somehow, it was Julia’s Detroit. It seemed it always had been.
I’d been sent to Detroit to save someone, although in the end it was me who needed saving.
Maybe it was because I only understood the city through the filter of her stories and the byways of their telling. It was her eyes, after all, that showed me what to look at, what to ignore.