The ginkgo leaves

What's going on?


Big Book Season

Stop reading only new novels

I recommend: Paula Fox

How to choose a new favorite book at the bookstore

In the chute of emotions

Virginia Woolf's Caroline Calloway

The Major Emotion

You can't stop me from writing in my books

Too old to be a wunderkind

How many books do you need for your two-day trip to the woods?

The salvation of a riveting read

The reality behind fictional spaces

The greatest 9 year old novelist to ever live

Good enough to get vandalized

It wasn't a prank call

I recommend: Lisa Taddeo's Three Women

What women write


A twice-weekly newsletter about the women who have been written out of the literary canon, written out of history, and written out of contemporary literary coverage. Written by freelance writer Kelsey McKinney.