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Grandma and Me

‘In families like mine, grandmothers loom large as yetis.’ Unfulfilled expectations, spite and Grandma in a story by Thomas McGuane.

Blazing Sun

‘That is why, in December, when the smell of approaching rain reaches my nostrils, I am filled with genuine joy: the joy of things that are about to happen.’ Tatiana Salem Levy on Rio de Janeiro.


‘I sometimes think nostalgically of a distant totalitarian year I spent in Moscow.’ Dubravka Ugrešić on surviving the Serbo-Croatian war.

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