Book trailer for Cheryl Strayed’s Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail. Here.
“A gaudy exercise in delayed gratification.” A review of Mexican novelist Daniel Sada’s Almost Never. Roberto Bolano wrote of him: “Of my generation I most admire Daniel Sada, whose writing project seems to me the most daring.” Here.
“Franzen has thrown together a buffet of essays, speeches, lectures, bits of memoir and journalism, and a few oddballs, like an extended fictional interview with New York State and her entourage (publicist, attorney, historian, geologist).” A review of Jonathan Franzen’s Father Away: Essays. Here.
“When I split an infinitive, God damn it, I split it so it will stay split.” Our man Raymond Chandler. Here.
Novelist David Markson’s marginalia. Here.