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Clockwise from top left: One frame from a One Year in 90 seconds in Norway ; quote from a forthcoming book of stories, Another Ventriloquist, by Adam Penn Gilders, who was a virtuoso of the deadpan prose miniature ; a scribble from Jonesy ; from a series by Sam Taylor-Wood called Crying Men ; passage from A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore ; don't cry over spilt coffee.