- This article, “Is the Sound of Silence the End of the Self?” in Aeon Magazine.
- This article, “Wherein Zara Wins,” on Man Repeller, about fast fashion chains, copies of designs, and consumer pleasure. Blog owner Leandra Medine asks this interesting question: “If choice is a luxury and Zara purports a sense of choice, is the real luxury in shopping fast fashion?”
- Leah Umansky’s terrific book of poems, Domestic Uncertainties (more on this next week).
- This awesome, awesome poem by Tyler Gobble, “Rooster in a Flower Bed,” featured in YB Poetry (which, hey, also features a poem by my poetry/blogging buddy Kathleen Kirk!). Tyler read as part of Paging Columbus last month (along with the wonderful Layne Ransom and Josh Kleinberg)....behold, the magic of Rooster in a Flower Bed (which starts at 5:25):
Your turn! Whatcha reading?