A metaphor merchant? How much would one charge per metaphor? It depends…
“Who is E.D. Hirsch? What does he believe?”
Ben Lerner on Disliking Poetry.
‘Irishmen need not apply’: the failure of a Four Nations labour movement.
‘Secret amateurs still read Ulysses but as a furtive perversion’ –Declan Kiberd, the best teacher I had in university.
Appropriate for all summer readers Tom Gauld on book guilt.
And finally, another beautiful piece by Mary Ann Reilly, Her Husband.
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