Papa’s Cats, and Other News


On the Shelf

  • A judge has ruled that the (often) six-toed cats who roam the Key West Hemingway House (many direct descendants of Papa’s animals) must be regulated.
  • The Snowman is not really about Christmas, it’s about death.” Oh.
  • Eloise Klein Healy is the first Los Angeles Poet Laureate.
  • “You have to be lonely to be a writer.” An interview with Edna O’Brien.
  • “Crafted by local artisans in their fair trade workshop in Chennai, the books are hand-bound and each page is painstakingly screen-printed by hand using traditional Indian dyes, whose fresh earthy scent gently oozes from the gorgeous pages of the finished book.” Watch the making of something beautiful.