curly top • Book Patrol
scissor freak • Charlotte.com has a profile of a book artist Pat Sherrill who makes altered books. . . . hmmm tell me again how cutting up old books to make new ones is a good thing? oh yeah they’re purtier.
showoff • Author Miranda July has a created a retro flash site to promote her new book. Worth a looksee. [via maud newton]
write for food • on the net, some even offer actual prizes.
site to see • Forbes Traveler has a slideshow on their feature of 10 Famous Literary Bars.