Silver Linings (51) Devenir

https://vimeo.com/236305663 This little animated video by Géraldine Charpentier-Basille is such an exquisite expression of less is more. And over in New Jersey, check out what's happening in the wilderness: Silver Linings: Coyotes, Maggots, Chrysanthemum Weeds--Day 52. And I think it's time for a puzzle update:

“I’ve Lived Very Freely” : A Tribute to Mavis Gallant by Livia Manera Sambuy at The Paris Review

The first of a few unforgettable times I saw Mavis Gallant was in 2004 in Paris. She was eighty-two and had agreed to meet me for an interview at the Café Dome in the Boulevard Montparnasse, around the corner from the apartment where she had been living for decades. When I arrived at the old …