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“Post-apocalyptic fiction has been moved to our current affairs section”

I wish I were smart enough to be able to claim this post’s eye/brain-catching headline as my own. But, alas, I cannot because I got it from this read-worthy #longread of an article written by John Feffer, a journalist and … Continue reading

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Meet our 2016 National Book Award Winner

Colson Whitehead was born in 1969, and was raised in Manhattan. After graduating from Harvard College, he started working at the Village Voice, where he wrote reviews of television, books, and music… COLSONWHITEHEAD.COM 2016 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER

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From Author Dave Astor: Guest Literature Post by Donald Trump!

Originally posted on Dave Astor on Literature:
This blog will be different today, because Donald Trump demanded to write a guest piece. I told him he doesn’t read literature or know much about it, but he insisted. Anyway, things will…

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The Happily Disgruntled Writer Contemplates All That A Donald J. Trump Presidency May Inspire…

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So there I was just minding my own business…

You know, making every honest effort not to think about #youknowwho by revisiting a favorite book of mine (and which is listed as one of my Writing Resources) so as to give my brain a break from of all of … Continue reading

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Fake News is so Poe-thetic

I read an Edgar Allan Poe story today entitled The Angel of the Odd. It’s a fun, fast, Kafka-meets-Twain, easy to forget kind of read. But what is most memorable to me about the story is that it is entirely … Continue reading

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Ain’t That America…

#hawthorne #peace

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