"What's this one about?" a customer asks. We pause, "have you heard of life? It's got something to do with that".
"The first three Volumes ofThe Skirt Chronicleswere made in total discovery, everything was new, each day learning more and more about what we were embarking upon. Then, Volumes IV, V, and VI were so fun to make, taking everyone by surprise—we were there. The following three were made sometimes remotely, yet never disconnected, at a time that challenged the world.
We all have our favorites, and we’re quite sure you do too. Maybe it will be this one, Volume IX, as you’re playing table tennis in a galaxy far, far away. Or are you waiting for Mira, Toyin, and Edmund to finish their conversation with Maurice Blanchot in Tbilisi. Perhaps you prefer balancing loads and Joséphine in Bloomsbury by a spikey tree heavy with fruit stones. If not, there is always the bureau by the vines on the summit of the funny rose."