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Contributors Karen Russell, “Beeper World” Karl Ove Knausgaard, “At First Blush” Amie Barrodale, “My Mother's Apartment” Suketu Mehta, “Nina” Wells Tower, “Hammer Island” Read More
Over the Fourth of July holiday in 1985, when I was seventeen years old, the film producer Morris Walls took me to Hammer Island. This is an island shaped like…