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Last Night at the Lobster

Before I was a professor, I worked in a lot of restaurants. And by “a lot,” I mean…a lot. To this day, I struggle in restaurants because all I’m able to see is what needs to be done, and that makes it difficult to relax. 263 more words


Emily Alone by Stewart O'Nan - Book Review

Emily is a seventy-something widow, going about her empty days in an effort to fill them.  She’s become redundant, no longer needed for her family or society.  158 more words