Looking for a summer pen pal or five? Our friends at The Rumpus have put together a program in which you write one letter and receive five in return. Act fast: participating letters must be postmarked no later than today.
“If I’d stayed, I could have protected him. That’s what I believed. Maybe he believed that, too.” Over at Catapult, Chris J. Ricewrites beautifully and harrowingly about finding her long-lost brother after decades.
California seems to have it all: Hollywood, the sun, vineyards, and more. Yet it doesn't have a weekly magazine. California Sundaywill change that by launching a magazine delivered on digital platforms daily and in local print newspapers every Sunday. Bonus: They're hiring.
Did Baz Lurhmann’sGreat Gatsby adaptation leave you feeling a little disappointed? Then consider Kate Kelsall’s short list of “utterly compelling cinematic adaptations” to be just what the doctor ordered.
It's not all Kindles and ebooks and the death of print media out there: the book-themed social media site Goodreads is exploding in popularity, perhaps solving the "discoverability" problem of digital reading.