Green Eggs and Nudes


Dr. Seuss isn’t just for kids. Brain Pickings has a look into Dr. Seuss’s little-known book for adults, The Seven Lady Godivas, which, you may guess by the title, features a lot of illustrations of naked ladies.

Claire Burgess’s short fiction has appeared in Third Coast, Hunger Mountain, and PANK online, among others. Her stories have received special mentions in the Pushcart Prize and Best American anthologies, but haven’t actually made it into one yet. She’s a graduate of the Vanderbilt University MFA program, where she co-founded Nashville Review. She lives in Pittsburgh by way of the deep South and says things on Twitter @Clairabou_. More from this author →