Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Final Bakesale

The Final Bakesale by Sonya Huber  Al Gore did not invent global warming or PowerPoint (I don’t think). He did make a movie about global warming using PowerPoint. And some say it was dull. I was so shaken by it … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: FRANCESCA BELL

By Francesca Bell: I LONG TO HOLD THE POETRY EDITOR’S PENIS IN MY HAND and tell him personally, I’m sorry, but I’m going to have to pass on this. Though your piece held my attention through the first few screenings, … Continue reading

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A Review of Patrick Lawler’s Rescuers of Skydivers Search Among the Clouds 

A Review of Patrick Lawler’s Rescuers of Skydivers Search Among the Clouds by Jennifer Dane Clements Not long ago I saw a photo collection: Two brothers who took one picture every year in the same month, the same pose. They … Continue reading

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SATURDAY POETRY SERIES PRESENTS: FRANK MATAGRANO

AUDITING THE HEART By Frank Matagrano One mother who owned        the sea, one father who walked on water, and in a row boat,        one brother who believed marriage meant becoming        the roof over a woman’s head. A room for the … Continue reading

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Gawker is Defending Snark and It’s Such a Good Feeling To Explain Why They Are Wrong

Gawker is Defending Snark and It’s Such a Good Feeling To Explain Why They Are Wrong by Allan Mott This past Thursday, Gawker published an essay by Tom Scocca entitled “On Smarm.” And while it spends a lot of time discussing this titular subject … Continue reading

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Where Is the Million Hoodie March for Renisha McBride?

Where Is the Million Hoodie March for Renisha McBride? by Zerlina Maxwell It’s been two weeks since the unnecessary and untimely killing of Renisha McBride. On November 2, the unarmed 19-year-old who was in search for help after a car accident in the … Continue reading

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A Review of Kathryn Levy’s Reports

A Review of Kathryn Levy’s Reports by Susan Hankla In her first book of published poems, Losing the Moon, Kathryn Levy devised settings for each of her speakers to inhabit, so that we saw the edginess of a rooftop, right … Continue reading

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