Posted in March 2013

Tender Buttons / Gertrude Stein

I’m not going to lie: Tender Buttons, despite its brevity, is challenging. Reading it is like doing yoga or Pilates. It is a deceptively hard workout.  But, maybe the fact that the title alludes to a French slang term for “nipples” will make it worth all of the effort. The slim volume, to which all … Continue reading