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What We‘re Loving: Good Friday Riffs, Your New White Hair

Samuel Johnson’s portrait by James Barry. It took me twenty-five years to read Jane Eyre. The first twenty-four and three quarters were tough going—I ...

April 18, 2014 06:53 PM

Crazy Music

Skip Spence’s “music from the other side.” Skip Spence is known for his work in Moby Grape, a seminal psych-rock outfit, and for his only solo album, ...

April 18, 2014 04:51 PM | 2 comments

The Coconut Cupcake

Yesterday I made some Easter-themed cupcakes, topped with cream-cheese frosting and dusted with green-tinted coconut. Within each nest, I placed four jelly ...

April 18, 2014 02:30 PM

The Smithereens of Collapse: An Interview with Bill Cotter

Photo: Leon Alesi Issue 208 of The Paris Review includes Bill Cotter’s story “The Window Lion,” which pairs remarkably well with his new novel, The ...

April 18, 2014 01:18 PM

The Allure of the Roller Rink, and Other News

Photo: GuillaumeG, via Wikimedia Commons Marianne Moore’s strange, sad childhood: “Mary established a pattern whereby Marianne, in family conversations ...

April 18, 2014 09:28 AM | 1 comments

Gabriel García Márquez, 1927–2014

García Márquez in high school, as seen in our Summer 2003 issue. We’re saddened to report that Gabriel García Márquez has died, at eighty-seven. The ...

April 17, 2014 06:28 PM | 3 comments