David Sedaris Is Bullish on Thank-You Notes

From a New York Times Inside the Best-Seller List column by Elizabeth Egan headlined “David Sedaris Is Bullish on Thank-You Notes”:

If you’ve read David Sedaris’s latest best-selling essay collection, “Happy-Go-Lucky,” you understand why he politely requests your address at the beginning of a phone interview. “When I go on a book tour, I write to everyone who interviews me, to every store and media escort,” Sedaris humbly brags in “A Speech to the Graduates,” his commencement address for the Oberlin College class of 2018. “You know who else does that? Nobody.”