Thursday, May 28, 2009
A perfect gift for the graduate
THIS IS WATER: Some Thoughts, Delivered on a Significant Occasion, about Living a Compassionate Life by David Foster Wallace.
I bought this on a whim to fill out an Amazon order past $25 for free shipping.
I have a feeling that long after that other book is read and shelved, I'll be reading and re-reading this very small, very elegant book.
Here's Tom Bissell's essay in the New York Times on the topic.