Monday, December 27, 2010
My World and Welcome To It, by James Thurber
James Thurber is way underappreciated, I think. These short pieces ranged from hilarious to tragic, but most balanced a fine line between the two, such a hard trick. Even losing his sight, he saw more than most, and was able to point out the funny bits in life even in a sea of slights, and the funny bits are damn funny.