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Margaret Atwood presents a man pining for his lost love over decades.
An extract from Madeleine Thien‘s Man-Booker shortlisted novel.
Douglas Coupland on rock-star font Helvetica.
A women looks for control in a story by Alice Munro.
A mildewed dystopia from Camilla Grudova.
‘What idiom or instrument captures how the weather is felt by the animals, in their bodies, their nests and niches?’
Photographs, e-fiction and daylight saving time. Our favourite pieces published elsewhere this week.
‘Circuses have the capacity to transform those rejected by society – the acrobats, rope-walkers, puppeteers and expelled demons – into wonders and celebrities.’
Darrell Hartman on water: from diving to climate change, hurricanes Irma and Harvey to the advent of ‘Blue Mind’.
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