Are any Billfolders applying to become astronauts? It wouldn’t surprise me at all—y’all are some of the smartest people I know, and I bet at least one of you knows how to fly a jet aircraft.
If we’re assuming you want to go all the way to the point of diminishing returns and collect 500 print volumes, you might end up spending over $3,000 on books.
I absolutely resonate with “we try to be middle-class people, but our income now doesn’t match up with what middle class is defined as anymore.”
The data suggests that San Jose has more available jobs than it has unemployed residents. Perhaps it really is the best city in which to find a job.
I had an instant vision of myself as the Book Fairy, going to Scholastic Book Fairs and giving librarians handfuls of cash to redistribute as needed.
Everything stops and my heart aches and I start clicking links and opening tabs and part of me is grieving, and part of me is furious that mass shootings are still an entrenched and unstoppable part of our culture.
As Ester wrote earlier this year, our culture often uses images of guns to sell other products—but this is a sober reminder that guns don’t have any trouble selling themselves.
“Do you like what you are doing?” Lane never completely trusted her mother; it was often hard to tell where her love for Lane turned into her expectations for her. The question felt like a trap.