#1 By: Mark Frauenfelder, July 15th, 2013 14:18
Our friends at Thought Catalog (which published Mark Dery's terrific long read, England My England: Anglophilia Explained, has a new eBook title called Girls? A Collection of Essays. Publisher Chris Lavergne says: 13 women were asked to write for this book, and given free reign over the subjects they wrote about -- the key thing… READ THE REST
#2 By: Peter Huestis, July 15th, 2013 14:31
Oh good, more NYC navel-gazing. I was afraid we'd run out!
#3 By: jeffk, July 15th, 2013 15:32
Free rein. You're a book publisher!
#4 By: pbasch, July 15th, 2013 15:35
I was just going to say that myself. What's next? "Hone in on"? A "flaw in the ointment"? I mean, jeepers.
#5 By: Vinnie Tesla, July 15th, 2013 16:09
One is struck by the broad diversity shown in the accompanying photograph.
#6 By: Kaibeezy, July 15th, 2013 16:23
For that matter: "Our friends ... has"? Also, I'd probably go with a comma after starting that sentence with "But", and a semicolon between the two clauses. [Exit Frustrated Writer; staggers off toward fritzing neon sign: "Sour Grapes Club".]
#7 By: Rufus Redface, July 15th, 2013 20:04
"free reign"?!? This editor is illiterate.
#8 By: Jardine, July 15th, 2013 20:08
Maybe one or more of the essays involves pony play.
#9 By: josephholmes, July 15th, 2013 20:17
Gotta get a copy for my daughter. Wait -- Kindle only? Never mind.
#10 By: millie fink, July 15th, 2013 21:33
I see what you did there.
#11 By: pineapplecharm, July 16th, 2013 04:56
Not only that, I can't see it on Amazon UK. Evidently only technologically enabled Americans are allowed to read about divers... oh sod it.
#12 By: jeffk, July 16th, 2013 08:31
#13 By: Jardine, July 16th, 2013 16:01
Well fuck. Maybe...it involves pony play and a king. Nope, doesn't work.
#14 By: jeffk, July 16th, 2013 18:13
It could be about a pony king!
#15 By: facile, July 16th, 2013 18:28
I don't think I've seen a horse up close and in-person since I was five. 'Reign' is more evocative/relevant and should be the rule, if any. F-bomb is an ordained word now, right? F-bomb your OG. (or is it 'you're?')
#16 By: jeffk, July 16th, 2013 18:45
This could be either:
F-bomb, you're OG!
in which case, thanks, or
F-bomb your OG.
in which case, I don't know what OG stands for here.
#17 By: facile, July 16th, 2013 18:55
#18 By: jeffk, July 16th, 2013 19:06
#19 By: Mark Frauenfelder, July 20th, 2013 14:18
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