I see great power in the fluidity of forging connections one would never have the ability to make, and I also see the Internet as a force for the democratization of media. Anyone can blog. The power to communicate broadly is no longer in the hands of the few. But as a mother and user of social media, I see the dangers very clearly.
by Elizabeth Cohen
It began with her edges. The outside ones; arms, legs, back, and so forth. They began to go all soft focus, as seen through unadjusted binoculars.
By Vicraj Gill
Bloomer Ruth Ozeki’s A Tale for the Time Being earned a spot on the longlist for the 2013 Man Booker Prize. Also on the list is Harvest by Jim Crace, who began publishing novels in his forties after a series of short stories and radio plays.
Here’s a quickie sneak-preview of what’s on deck for the coming weeks and months.