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“Six Weeks On the Loose in N.Y.”: Eudora Welty Pitches the New Yorker

Who doesn’t love looking for work? Summoning your brio, shining your shoes, lying awake in bed trying to come up with a better answer to “Why would you be a good fit for this job?” than “I’d be really good at it and I’ll bring cookies to office meetings”—it’s all character-building stuff, right? Yeah, no. […]



1. Just because May is over doesn’t mean there’s any reason to let up on the short story habit. A setup like Short Story month is just meant to be a gateway drug, a way to to fire up the fever, and it’s up to you where you go from there. One Story, purveyor of […]