Mid-Winter Word of Mouth



Fiction: Those Who Knew —Idra Novey

Memoir: Uncensored: My Life and Uncomfortable Conversations at the Intersection of Black and White America — Zachary R. Wood

Thriller: The Kill Artist — Daniel Silva

Movie: Into the Spiderverse — Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman

TV: Episodes —David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik. Showtime via Netflix


Swimming: Total Immersion — Terry Laughlin

Ancient Inspiration:

“Nothing is noble if it’s done unwillingly or under compulsion. Every noble deed is voluntary.”

Seneca, Moral Letters, 66.16b. Quoted and translated in The Daily Stoic — Ryan Holiday and Stephen Hanselman.


September Word of Mouth

Movie: RBG – Julie Cohen and Betsy West

Memoir: Negroland – Margo Jefferson

TV: Imposters – Paul Adelstein and Adam Brooks

Fiction: Magpie Murders – Anthony Horowitz

Ancient Inspiration:

“The work is quite feasible, and is the only thing in our power…. Let go of the past. We must only begin. Believe me and you will see.” – Epictetus, Discourses, 2.19.29-34