220 – Saunders, Moore, Levé

September 22nd, 2020

Short Story: Sticks by George Saunders

Poem: Poetry by Marianne Moore

Essay: When I Look at a Strawberry, I Think of a Tongue by Édouard Levé

Within this stream of consciousness essay, there were a few sentences I loved:


“I would rather be bored alone than with someone else. I roam empty places and eat in deserted restaurants. I do not say “A is better than B” but “I prefer A to B.” I never stop comparing. When I am returning from a trip, the best part is not going through the airport or getting home, but the taxi ride in between: you’re still traveling, but not really.”

“I like my voice after a night out or when I have a cold.”

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