Monday, May 16, 2022
The #Midwessay: Leslie Stainton, Michigander
Michigander Leslie Stainton * I’ve lived in Michigan for nearly 40 years—longer than any other place in the world—and I still find it hard t...
Monday, May 9, 2022
The #Midwessay: Leslie Lindsay, Fragmented Thoughts on Being a Missouri Girl in "The North"
Fragmented Thoughts on Being a Missouri Girl in "The North" Leslie Lindsay * 1. When I first moved to Minnesota, on New Year’s ...
Monday, April 25, 2022
Eric Bies: Twenty-Seven Views of the Spindle Tree: on Sei Shōnagon's The Pillow Book
Little more than a thousand years ago, Sei Shōnagon—lady-in-waiting to the Empress of Japan and literary rival to the inventor of the novel,...
Thursday, April 21, 2022
The #Midwessay: Sarah Cords, You Can't Go Home Again
It's possible all the writing I've done over the years has been in some way a response, a pushing back against the isolation and lon...
Tuesday, March 29, 2022
The Malcontent Does Not Love Haruki Murakami's The T-Shirts I Love
The Malcontent is a pseudonymous Essay Daily feature in which we invite writers to put on their black hats and write against the things...
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