David Leo Rice’s Angel House (An Excerpt)

June 13, 2019

  This scene takes place early in the novel, soon...

A Refusal to Disappear, by Doug Rice

June 6, 2019

  My father taught me to count each line of...

“I defend not my voice, but my silence.”

June 23, 2019

  Happy birthday, Anna Akhmatova! Here are some quotes from the writer.   "I am in the middle of it: chaos and poetry; poetry and...

“There’s nothing new under the sun, but there are new suns.”

June 22, 2019

Happy birthday, Octavia E. Butler! Here are some quotes from her writing.   "Every story I create, creates me. I write to create myself."  ...

“Language is what eases the pain of living with other people, language is what makes the wounds come open again.”

June 21, 2019

  Happy birthday, Anne Carson! 69, today! Here are some quotes from her writing. "It is the task of a lifetime. You can never know...