on reflection (v)

Weekly updates and mini reviews of fiction shortlisted for the National Book Award: Jamel Brinkley’s A Lucky Man, Sigrid Nunez’s The Friend, Olga Tokarczuk’s Flights, and Domenico Starnone’s Trick.

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qotd: conversation


 Conversation is a principal way that we convey our support and love to each other; it’s how we find out who our friends are and often how friendship takes place.

—Rebecca Solnit, Call Them by Their True Names