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Look. Life is full of stupid beauty and shimmering chaos. I don’t know why anyone does anything, really.

Here’s what I know.

As a subscriber, you’ll get essays on the following:

Think. — meditations on dogs and relationships and marriage
Make. — shorter look at various things I like to make with my hands
Write. — essays on words and the craft of writing
Read. — reflections on books
Wear. — complaint-heavy analysis of femme fashion options
Other. — of no algorithmic coherence

Getting through. Making do. This is the insight I offer. Every newsletter goes directly to your inbox and it’s all free. The rest is up to you.

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Carrie Mesrobian

Author of novels, most recent: THE WHITSUN DAUGHTERS. She/her. Blah, blah, blah, fishcakes.