Listen Up: Episode 24, Burn After Reading
Ok, we’re ready for fall. (Bring it, NYC weather.) That’s why we’re chatting about candles and bookworm-y things (perfect pair!) on the latest episode of A Few Things with Claire and Erica on Heritage Radio. So strike a match and turn up your volume because Sloane Crosley, our literary superstar of a guest, has THE most soothing voice in the world—you heard it here first.
Episode 24: Burn After Reading // LISTEN
Let’s talk about: Mood lighting and storytelling.
The post-listen link-dumpage:
On all the candles...
+ An acceptable fake candle pick for the cautious candle-lover or anyone with a legit fear of burning the whole house down: Luminara.
+ How to prevent candle “tunneling” to prolong the life of your candle and (bonus!) prevent you from catching on fire.
+ Shabbat candlesticks—to have on-hand for the next Frankenstorm.
+ For when you want to go all-out: Diptyque.
On the story behind the story—with Sloane Crosley!
+ Writers beware: Novel dysmorphia is real.
+ George Saunders’s tribute to his writing mentor, Toby Wolff.
+ The origin of Kezia’s name: The Doll’s House.