From Yet to Come, by Cris Mazza

January 21, 2020

  Virginia had mostly stopped coming to gigs, unless it...

Three Cities, by Dawn Raffel

January 8, 2020

(with appreciation for Italo Calvino)   The City of Serena...

Big Other Anthology 2019

December 16, 2019

Big Other Anthology 2019

December 16, 2019

  Caveat lector: the following pieces of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, etc.—all published this year in...

“Bring something incomprehensible into the world!”

January 18, 2020

  Happy birthday, Gilles Deleuze! Here are some quotes from the writer:   "[T]o write is to struggle and resist; to write is to become;...

“The language of literature must be…the language of transgression, a rupture of individual systems, a shattering of psychic oppression.”

January 16, 2020

  Happy birthday, Susan Sontag! Here are some quotes from the writer:   "Literature is dialogue; responsiveness. Literature might be described as the history of...

“The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists…”

January 15, 2020

  Happy birthday, Martin Luther King, Jr.!   "I knew that I could never again raise my voice against the violence of the oppressed in...