Pixel Picks – occasional links from around the web: interviews, articles, essays, poetry, fiction and non.
This one brings cures and clothes, poetry and podcasts.
Recently devoured Sophie Mackintosh’s The Water Cure and have been internetting anything about her I can. You can see echoes of the novel in this story of hers.
Women and clothes and all things excellently attired. In pure podcast perfection.
On writing the secret languages inside your head: an interview with writer Jenny Zhang.
In the midst of the heatwave I thought, this is the summer Ali Smith will write about in the final part of her seasonal quartet. Literature loves summer – this article looks into why.
On summer: this essay looks at how Call Me By Your Name resonates long after the fact.
Friday was National Poetry Day in New Zealand. Here’s 9 poems by 9 poets that will make you realise how brilliant New Zealand poetry is.