This week on the bookish internet

  • Michele Filgate and authors, librarians, and other bookish folk share their stories of getting caught with limited or no reading material. The horror! (LitHub)
  • Djuna Barnes’s Nightwood (1936) may feature the first trans character in fiction. (The Awl)
  • Stuart Nadler wonders what happens to all the characters he created who didn’t make it to the final version of the story. (LitHub)
  • Beth Fish confesses her “bad” bookish habits. (Beth Fish Reads)