Which word best describes your book hangover:
Sometimes you have to figure out the precise nature of the malady to prescribe the correct cure.
Airbnb has announced that Bran Castle in Romania, also known as “Dracula’s Castle”, will be listed on its website for the night of October 31.
And you even get to meet a relative of Bram Stoker.
That’s the thing—just as they’re beginning they’re ending. As with stories, so with us. To me this form captures better than any other what it is to be human—the brevity of our moments, the cruel irrevocability when those times places and people we hold the most dear slip through our fingers.
I know you are SHOCKED that Junot Diaz’s intro to The Best American Short Stories of 2016 is worth reading.