“With my first book, I would say that the biggest challenges were just finding the time to make it happen. And not just the time, but finding the emotional space and letting go of some of the scrutiny around the buying of the book. I felt like there were so many questions and expectations about whether the book would be worth anything that I just really had to shove those voices out and say, I’m just writing a book and we’ll see what happens!”—Urban Outfitters - Blog - UO Interviews: Lena Dunham
On a mural-lined corner of Echo Park, a dozen people gather around a tricycle painted a summery yellow. But even more eye-catching than the color is its main feature: a triple-decker shelf filled with books.