First you saw it virtually. Now, enjoy it in the flesh. THE WORD RECOMMENDS NEWSLETTER. IRL. OMG.
"Todd" by Etgar Keret
Vol. 12, No. 1
If you’re a writer, chances are you’ve heard this before: “Oh, you’re a writer? I’d love to write a novel, if only...
“By the mouth for the ear: that’s the way I’d like to write.”
“It might be useful to distinguish between pleasure and joy. But maybe everybody does this very easily, all the time, and only I am confused.”
— Zadie Smith, “Joy”
Checking out books on the subway? We can dig it! (And those bookshelf mock-ups would make a pleasant change from Dr. Zizmor ads, not that we don’t love him, too.)