A Yellow Thread, or On Obsession
by Susannah Felts
And so I fell in love with a color… –Maggie Nelson
And so in these dark times at the close of a decade, I find myself enchanted by a color. Like anyone, I’ve had my share of obsessions, but this one is new. The universe baits me; everywhere I look there it is, dark and bright at once. Not a note but a chord.
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Leif Enger, writing from Chiwan Choi and Devin Kelly, and more.
In our morning reading: interviews with Meg Wolitzer and No Age, why writers’ colonies matter, and more.
In our afternoon reading: talking with John Boyne, new writing by Angel Nafis and Susannah Felts, and more.
In our weekend reading: talking punk rock, thoughts on the Southern Festival of Books, and much more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Nicole Krauss’s new novel, stories by Susannah Felts and Robert Lopez, and more.
In our morning reading: essays by Susannah Felts and Roxane Gay, a playlist from Matthew Zapruder, and more.
In our afternoon reading: revisiting the fiction of JT LeRoy, Susannah Felts on Nashville, an interview with Alan Moore, and more.