“Long Covid” may mean we’ll have a far larger population in need of long-term care–and who’s going to do it?
How’s your Black Friday going?
Fell. This is a great read set in autumn 2020, exploring national identity, COVID-19, and motherhood in a unique way. Check out the blurb below:
We’ve reached the “books about COVID” stage of the pandemic.
The Handmaid’s Tale: quickly becoming the most misunderstood dystopian book since 1984.
It wasn’t funny when The Simpsons did it either.
Never Saw Me Coming is a book that does what it says on the tin. Well, maybe. Despite the title, it seems I mostly saw this book coming miles and miles away.
It seemed like an appropriate time to read Margarita Gokun Silver’s I Named My Dog Pushkin, a collection of essays exploring her experience coming to the US from the Soviet Union with her family, fleeing the country’s imminent collapse and the negative effects Gorbachev’s perestroika and glasnost policies had on her Soviet Jewish family.
I’ve never lived in LA (and I’ve only visited once), but somehow the city still looms large in my consciousness.
There has to be some scientific explanation for why people go gaga for serial killers, and especially female serial killers.