Posts Tagged: cravings

What to Read When: A Holiday Book-Gifting Guide


Rumpus editors share their favorite books to gift to friends and family, from recent 2017 releases to longtime literary loves. ...more

The Best Stories Leave an Aftertaste


In her deeply personal essay on The Millions, Allison K. Gibson explains some of the intense literary cravings she experienced during her pregnancy. Some of them were unexpected, even violent, but all were led entirely by intuition.

“Now I had a voracious appetite to consume certain books I’d read long ago, revisiting passages that had always been especially moving.