The Believer interview with Richard Rorty (old, but new to me)
Photos of San Francisco's independent bookstores, new and used. Mmmm.
He Hit Send: On the Awkward but Necessary Role of Technology in Fiction
RIP David Rakoff: On Already Missing The Angry, Passionate Writing Of David Rakoff (by the wonderful Linda Holmes), and excerpts from his Fresh Air interviews.
This week is the week, y'all: Young Immigrants, in America Illegally, Line Up for Reprieve
“The stars we are given. The constellations we make. That is to say, stars exist in the cosmos, but constellations are the imaginary lines we draw between them, the readings we give the sky, the stories we tell.” ― Rebecca Solnit