The Signs: Dhalgren – I read an awesome Junot Díaz interview the other day that I think might be relevant.
The White Album – It’s come to my attention that California is a curious state. Also, I spent about ten hours consuming everything Wikipedia had to say about Charles Manson and his group and their murders, and Roger Waters’s essay about Leslie van Houten, so I’d be prepared. Play It As It Lays was really good.
Into Thin Air – Newspapers and the internet and stories and magazines have a lot to say to me about polar exploration, cold places, and self-abnegating sports lately.
Write-in option in the spirit of openness to fate.