“The short stories are lovely. Some allude to an object’s brush with fame; others suggest heartache, loneliness and the occasional bar fight. Each story casts a strange spell on the objects, and on our perception of them.” (The Economist's More Intelligent Life)
Anthology edited with Elissa Schappell
Essays about the complications of money.
Contributors include Daphne Merkin, Susan Choi, Heidi Julavits, and Walter Kirn