I have chosen janus by ann beattie to be that selection i encourage my reader to read the short story along with my analysis the bowl was bought by her lover, who later ran away after andrea wouldn't leave her marriage (and therefore andrea) which is easily simplified down to one word: empty.
Ann beattie's short novel janus—the divided self illustrations are given here on the symbolic meaning of the mysterious key words: janus symbolism divided self bowl love zhang the protagonist's life is empty. In 1990, the empty bowl project was conceptualized by john harton, an art teacher from michigan, as a way to help his students creatively support a food drive.
1986 ann beattie janus from thenewyorker the bowl was perfect perhaps it was not what you'd select if you faced a shelf of bowls, and not the sort .
Empty bowls dinner tuesday, april 17, 2018 4:00 pm-7:30 pm empty bowls luncheon wednesday, april 18, 2018 11:00 am-2:00 pm.