That cubicle life.

A “Rendezvous” Through Cubicles

September 12, 2014 • 0
The McKnight Crosby, Jr. Gallery is either the art gallery with the most office supplies, or the best decorated small middle-management office in America.

Toad’s in France

September 5, 2014 • 0
It is Friday night here at La Plage, a Bordeaux nightclub boasting five separate dance floors. Clutching the hands of my travel companions, I squeeze through the thudding labyrinth. We press on into the Third Room (the Third Circle of Hell, perhaps), a cube that backs into a massive shrine to our god, the DJ. »
She was a good devoshka.

Back in Russia

February 7, 2014 • 0
“Zhili byli.” This phrase, the traditional opening of a Russian fairytale, opens “The Fairytale Lives of Russian Girls” by Meg Miroshnik. And, like the often-gruesome myths that follow, it promises no happy ending, no enchantment: “They lived, they were.”