ByElizabeth Weinberg

Elizabeth Weinberg's writing has appeared in PANK Magazine, The Arts Paper, and other publications. She tweets as @eaweinberg and blogs sporadically at

  1. It’s disorienting, to say the least, to start reading a book expecting to like it, maybe even love it, and to find yourself irritated at each successive turn of the page. It feels like the dissolution of some unspoken pact with the writer—this was supposed to be the best part of my day and now I find myself avoiding it. I was on a train back from Philadelphia with a hard-won advanced copy of Joshua…