He died of suddenness
Breath caught short in that last moment
Where everything that came before
Or could have happened after
Moved past inquiry
Or capture… 158 more words
4 weeks, 1 day ago
Here’s what I read this week:
1. The zen of the Buzzfeed Tasty video.
2. Hillary Clinton, “superpredators” and the deep roots of mass incarceration in the United States. 83 more words
1 month ago
By Matthew E. Milliken
April 1, 2016
This week, I stumbled upon “Reconstructing Ronald Reagan,” a 2007 article that Russell Baker wrote for 822 more words
A few weeks ago, I had occasion to mention Renata Adler’s famous attack in the New York Review of Books on the reputation of the film critic… 1,037 more words
2 months, 2 weeks ago
I’ve been collecting links to share with you all month. Here are a few articles, posts, and videos that caught my attention in January.
>> Get your TBR ready… 262 more words
3 months ago
I haven’t read the latest book by Mary Beard yet, but this NY Times review is certainly enough to whet my readerly appetite:
How on earth did they do it?
4 months, 4 weeks ago
Wow, what a great response to the Sappho episode of the History of Literature podcast. An all-time record for downloads in a day! You can catch up on the Sappho episode (or any other episode) by… 375 more words
5 months, 1 week ago