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“I love borders. August is the border between summer and autumn; it is the most beautiful month I know. Twilight is the border between day and night, and the shore is the border between sea and land. The border is longing: when both have fallen in love but still haven’t said anything. The border is to be on the way. It is the way that is the most important thing.”
Tove Jansson, Moominvalley in November

Egon Schiele

What Silent Film Taught Me About Storytelling at Lithub.com

By Dominic Smith

“Silent films began to teach me how to listen to my characters and their world in a whole new way as a writer. And they reminded me of narrative lessons that I thought I’d already mastered.”

View the full article at Lithub.com.

The Electric Hotel by Dominic Smith is out now via Farrar, Straus & Giroux.

The Bluest Eye

“Love is never any better than the lover. Wicked people love wickedly, violent people love violently, weak people love weakly, stupid people love stupidly, but the love of a free man is never safe. There is no gift for the beloved. The lover alone possesses his gift of love. The loved one is shorn, neutralized, frozen in the glare of the lover’s inward eye.”
Toni Morrison – The Bluest Eye

Art – Illustration for “Swan Lake,” by Gabriel Pacheco