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Wretched Writing, and Other News

August 9, 2013 | by


  • “I draw a hot sorrow bath in my despair room.” This quote, by Keanu Reeves, is part of an anthology called Wretched Writing.
  • Herewith, the Kill Your Darlings trailer, featuring Daniel Radcliffe as Allen Ginsberg.
  • Meet idiosyncratic Houston-area used bookstore Good Books in the Woods.
  • A beautiful missed connection electrifies the Internet; the author is revealed.



    1. Beth | August 9, 2013 at 2:31 pm

      I don’t think Reeves’ “Ode to Happiness” was supposed to be serious. See this link.

    2. James Harlan | August 20, 2013 at 9:01 am

      I think those are really good stories.
      @Beth, why do you say that it Reeves is not serious.

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