Essays & Correspondence
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Bret Easton Ellis

* * * … I’d forgotten about the Vice interview until the “Generation Wuss” component caused a minor explosion in the press. I was immediately asked to appear on talk ...
( Category: Essays April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Helen Ellis

TODAY WAS A GOOD DAY! There wasn’t a clown in my closet. A doll did not turn its head to look at me. A music box did not start playing ...
( Category: Marriage April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2007-12-17 | Author:Edward W. Said & Moustafa Bayoumi & Andrew Rubin

* * * — The dynastic sense, the feeling for one’s immediate past, the effort of placing ourselves in a living continuum: there is little help to be gotten for ...
( Category: Middle Eastern April 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-04 | Author:Michael Perry

OLD COP, NEW COP This marks the third consecutive story about my recent roadside visit with a sheriff’s deputy (I was driving with a profoundly lapsed registration), and this time ...
( Category: Authors April 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-01 | Author:Wright Thompson

AUGUST 2013 Beyond the Breach A summer in search of saints, sinners, and lost souls in the New Orleans that Katrina left behind. I. THE 10-YEAR FLOOD With the air ...
( Category: Essays April 3,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-26 | Author:Cathy Alter

PART 6 It Had to Be You First crushes can equal transference. Those we eventually love in real life are carbon copies of our crushes, whether we realize it at ...
( Category: Essays April 1,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sallie Ketcham [Sallie Ketcham]

As it happened, Rose would see almost as much of the world as her fictional and eternally wandering counterpart, but the impression she made upon her grandmother at the time ...
( Category: Essays March 31,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-10-30 | Author:Hiroaki Sato

The Haiku Reformer Shiki: How Important Is His Haiku? In an email on October 4, 2015, Charlie Trumbull, the former editor of Modern Haiku, asked me: “Why have so few ...
( Category: Japanese March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-09-16 | Author:Mary Crawford [Crawford, Mary]

When I walk into Mallory’s hospital room, she is looking much better. Her eyes are flashing with anger and her color is much better. She is flipping through the television ...
( Category: Letters March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lindsey Mead

10 The Breathtaking Potential of the Attosecond JESSICA LAHEY Time may be the most commonly used noun in the English language, but for most of my career, it was a ...
( Category: Essays March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Nishta J. Mehra

* * * “Unanswered questions and unknowable outcomes” could be a tagline for the adoption experience. Becoming an adoptive parent gave me a jump start on making peace with insecurity. ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Janet Malcolm

Sessions went on: They have been hankering for Harriet Miers, which is rather odd, I think. They have suggested somehow that some right-wing cabal caused President Bush to withdraw her ...
( Category: Essays March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-12 | Author:Charles Bukowski

beer I don’t know how many bottles of beer I have drunk while waiting for things to get better. I don’t know how much wine and whiskey and beer mostly ...
( Category: Letters March 25,2019 )
epub |eng | 1989-03-23 | Author:Maharidge, Dale;Williamson, Michael & Williamson, Michael

me, the people I associate with, are scrapping, are barely mak-ing it. The way I do it now? If I can make one week at a time, I’mdoing good. People ...
( Category: Photojournalism March 23,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-07 | Author:Robert Benchley [Benchley, Robert]

Following this, the rougher element of the community—enlisted to take part in the scenes showing the building of the Pyramids and the first Battle of Bull Run—appear at one of ...
( Category: Essays March 23,2019 )