Serious Poeming

Layli Longsoldier, killing it on the page. This is exactly how art can work. I would say how poetry can…

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Three for the Shelf

Meant to write this last weekend, when these were actually the last three books I’d read, but . . …

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Skullcrack City

Read this—lived in this—two or so weeks ago, but haven’t had a spare minute at the keyboard until now, just…

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Al Jazeera Panel

Was live, and now it’s here. Good times, good panel, good hosting; we could have gone a couple hours I…

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PI Grad Seminar

Thinking I might need to do one of these soon. Or, I’m thinking of trying out an undergrad senior seminar…

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Ready Player One

I wonder what it’s like to read this if you’re not, say, exactly forty-two. Being forty-two, however (just like Ernest…

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Joyland

First, to get the associations out of the way: the two movies this title kickstarts in my head are Strangeland…

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