This Boy’s Tongue

November 1, 2019

By Peter Markus   This boy is but a boy....

Acqua Alta, by Jane Ciabattari

September 27, 2019

From inside you hear screams, moans, a few words. All...

“Perhaps it is the language that chooses the writers it needs, making use of them so that each might express a tiny part of what it is.”

November 16, 2019

  Happy birthday, José Saramago! Here are some quotes from the author.   "Deep down, I don't create anything. I'm just someone who simply lifts...

“The only thing we have learnt from experience is that we learn nothing from experience.”

November 16, 2019

  Happy birthday, Chinua Achebe! Here are some quotes from the author.   "People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories."...

“One writes because one has a burning desire to objectify what it is indispensable to one’s happiness to express.”

November 15, 2019

  Happy birthday, Marianne Moore! Here are some quotes from the author.   "Poetry is a magic of pauses...not a thing of tunes, but of...