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Thursdays Are from Mars: The Dad Who Makes Lunch into an Art Form
Men! What are they thinking? We can't always answer that, but we'll be posting our favorite glimpses into their world in this space every Thursday.
* Want to know what he’s really thinking? This self-portrait of a single guy is simultaneously heartbreaking and heartening, not to mention funny. (The Awl)
* Swiss artist and comedian Ursus Wehrli calls his work—which involves alphabetizing the pasta in alphabet soup and disassembling pine branches and laying each needle out individually—"advanced tidying up." We call it awesome. (Krulwich Wonders)
* “I had what I think we literary types call an epiphany. My father was a fan.”—Novelist John Warner's moving essay about his father is worth reading if you have ever lost a parent or had a hard time grieving. (The Millions)
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