My review of Alison Hawthorne Deming’s book Zoologies: On Animals and the Human Spirit, on the Ploughshares blog.
My review of Nicole Walker’s amazing book Quench Your Thirst With Salt, in Entropy Magazine
You find weird things when you work at bookstores and libraries. Sometimes they are left inside the books, sometimes they are lost (and found) in the stacks, and sometimes they are just handed to you by interesting characters. This link goes to a collection of weird stuff my coworkers, friends, and I have come across: