Rachel Reaches Out’Hi Theo, I am a Tardigrade. Love from Rach’ New fiction from Ben Pester.
Souvankham Thammavongsa | Notes on Craft‘When I look at a word, I can see the thing inside it. The ear inside heart.’ Notes on the craft of writing.
Stratford MarshAn excerpt from Esther Kinsky’s prizewinning book River, translated from the German by Iain Galbraith.
Best Book of 1996: The Lost Lunar Baedeker
‘Mina Loy is the preferred voice in my head.’
Best Book of 1990: Anecdotes of Modern Art
‘An encyclopedic and fast-paced tour of the interrelationship of making art and being in pain’
Best book of 1936: Locos
‘I read and reread this because it lessens the pain of being human.’
Best Book of 1969: Pricksongs & Descants
‘Frightening to me: how few people in the wide world have heard of Robert Coover.’