On Invisible Beauty

https://themillions.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/nest.jpg  Beauty spins and the mind moves. To catch beauty would be to understand how that impertinent stability in vertigo is possible. But no, delight need not reach so far. [ … ]

The Millions Top Ten: February 2018

https://images.amazon.com/images/P/0977648133.01._SL25_.jpg We spend plenty of time here on The Millions telling all of you what we’ve been reading, but we are also quite interested in hearing about what you’ve been [ … ]

Tricks of the Trade

[og_img] “Because at the end of the day, there is no magic solution, no short-cut, to writing something that hopefully will last. No matter how we search for one.” Jeff VanderMeer [ … ]

A Critic Turned Novelist

[og_img] “Sometimes I think I’ve lost my nerve a little bit. I think it’s growing older, and a certain reservoir of anger literally runs out.” The Guardian interviews James Wood, author and book [ … ]