Donna Tartt’s Graduation Speech

The author that continues to enchant and fascinate me in everything she does (yet, it is mostly the things I don’t see that are intriguing) is Donna Tartt. The elusive Donna Tartt. But Literary Bennington, the tumblr of Bennington College’s “literary mystique”, has unearthed Tartt’s graduation speech of 1986. Her typewritten words were spoken six years […]

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Pixel Picks. VI

Pixel Picks – weekly links from around the web: interviews, articles, essays, poetry, fiction and non. Enjoy. Required Reading: a definitive list of what college professors are teaching this year The f-word AND the s-word: an article from Brain Pickings on the taboo topic – female sexuality Floopads, Spell-Phones, and Butterbeer frappucinos: What Hogwarts would be […]

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