Originally published in October 2011 in Blog
Whenever anyone coos about the “Golden Age of Journalism” this is what they’re talking about: And this: And these: Not this: And and I worked for Elle, God love’em. But if you had to choose between This [...]
Originally published in March 2011 in Blog
This sketch is by Andrew Hull and the saying is from Sterling’s Gold: Wit & Wisdom of an Ad Man, which I picked up on Sunday at Type Books.
Originally published in January 2010 in Blog
There’s a reason why Shakespeare feels completely fresh the further we move away from his time, and why the spine is cracked on almost every page of a book by Alice Munro and Philip Roth, at least in my collection. I don’t see that sort of wear and tear on the covers of my Erich [...]