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Listen to This Touching Modern Love Episode: "When a Couch is More Than a Couch"

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Mar 17, 2018 01:06 AM
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by Nora Taylor last modified Mar 16, 2018

"Were I healthy enough these days, I would be sipping a glass of free wine and running my hands over an exquisite accent pillow in an impossibly hip showroom called something like Space or Lust, while a sales assistant speaks to me of the virtues of aniline versus semi-aniline leather." And so begins Nina Riggs' Modern Love piece, When a Couch is More Than a Couch. An essay on love, family, loss, fear and furniture. The piece, which ran in The New York Times in 2016, was recently recorded for The Modern Love Podcast on NPR. READ MORE »





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