Writers George Saunders, Jonathan Eig, and Andrei Codrescu
review experiences at Field-Tested Books.
"My grandmother passed away in 1996 of a fast-spreading cancer. She was non-communicative her last two weeks, but in that time, she left at least 20 index cards with scribbled letters on them. My cousins and I were between 8-10 years old at the time, and believed she was leaving us a code. We puzzled over them for a few months trying substitution ciphers, and didn't get anywhere." JannaK asks MeFi members for help decoding the cards and they respond. Via Waxy. -ms.01.22.14 #
A post from the daily flow of linkage called Fresh Signals, at Coudal.com.