We’ve rounded up some of the best of what our authors have been doing, reading, and thinking this week.
In London, birds start chirping every night at 2AM. Both melodic and inconsiderate.
— Sloane Crosley (@askanyone) November 12, 2015
"Faith is not to be confused w/certainty; the only thing people can really count on is longing & the occult directives of desire." -P. Hampl
— Alex Mar (@_alex_mar) November 8, 2015
"Why did you bring me into the world if it wasn't to be absolutely divine?" Severo Sarduy
— Garth Greenwell (@GarthGreenwell) November 9, 2015
There used to be a lot more UFO sightings when I was little. In alien textbooks, humans will always be wearing bell-bottoms.
— Heather O'Neill (@lethal_heroine) November 5, 2015
Misread an ad for "world's foremost outfitter" as "world's foremost quitter" and I was interested for a second…
— Karen Olsson (@olssonic) November 9, 2015
Spotted at LGA. It's yuuuuuge pic.twitter.com/mMuNHUBOEQ
— Ari Berman (@AriBerman) November 10, 2015
"Swimming is one of the very few things one can do all one's life." –Oliver Sacks pic.twitter.com/Z3E2kSHGo8
— Henri Cole (@ColeHenri) November 10, 2015