You thought you microwaved the burrito long enough, but the center is still a little cold. Sigh loudly, then keep eating, because at this point, whatever. — How to Spend Thanksgiving Utterly Alone — Daily Intelligencer
I’m really enjoying this stint as a literary-dating writer. Here, for “When You Want to Be with Someone Even Though It Seems Impossible,” from A Book Suggestion For Every Possible Romantic Situation « HowAboutWe – Date Report
The 12 Best Dates in Fiction | HowAboutWe - Date Report -
Dating ideas from The Namesake, Gone Girl, Madame Bovary, and more, filtered through my brain.
sometimesi get so tiredof pictures of cats
The perils of working in social media.
This relationship will be highlighted this coming Tuesday, when the president will give another major speech on the economy and aiding the middle class at, of all places, the Amazon warehouse in Chattanooga, Tenn. This is roughly equivalent of going to a Wal-Mart and calling for more of the kinds of jobs it offers — Shelf Awareness for Saturday, July 27, 2013 | Shelf Awareness
Very proud to have guest edited Storychord.com: ISSUE #71: Edan Lepucki, Regina Mamou, Lady Lamb the Beekeeper. A summery treat of a short story, art, and a song each by a super-rad lady.
I didn’t want to lose my street cred with the Twitter riff raff. I imagine verification would be like trying to go back to the local watering hole on winter furlough from Harvard in the miner’s town and everyone sneerily calling you ‘college boy. — Katie Notopoulos on Twitter Verification? No Thanks | The Awl
#stocktips lemony chicken and orzo soup from Bon Appetit April 2013
Our Geek Love event is in one week! Don’t be left out; get your ticket today!
This is going to be rad. Hang with me and a million other rad literary folk and hit on each other. What more could you ask for on an April Fools?
Making this my desktop background was the best decision I ever made.
Urbanists … may want Detroit repurposed as ‘the world’s greatest bio-urban hub,’ but lots of people in the UAW simply want their old jobs back — Detroit City Is the Place to Be: But … What Happened? | Everyday eBook
Books, drinks, trivia, love. The best April Fool’s Day ever!
This is going to be kick ass, get your tickets now!
Maris, Rachel & Amanda in an impromptu post-taco photo shoot
“You guys! Just pose like you have to pee pee. That’s what models do!”
Maris and Rachel, queens of the Internet, weren’t familiar with Hipsters Who Have to Pee.