Conversations with booksellers at the Brancion Market for Used and Antique Books.
There is in fact a bookshop - the oldest one around, I believe, very rich in its collection—that sells books at KES 300 higher. Take it or leave it.
Many of southwest Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods exist at a 20-degree angles.
Like many of John Le Carré’s women, she has a creepy energy that I can only describe as “sex-mother.”
Many of the women in his books seem unable to decide whether they want to sleep with every man they see or be their actual biological mother.
"I have sighed loudly," I scribbled into my notebook, "at least three times today."
Luminous mushrooms… phantoms!
The thing with dealing with this sort of material is that if you point out how bizarre it is, it seems like you’re making light of it in some way.
A brave new world, ripe for the grabbing.
Teaching writing at Orleans Parish Prison