Four Tin House Covers

I subscribed to Tin House this year. Tin House is a publication that puts out the very best of short fiction and poetry, and getting published there is a sing that you've "got it". The stories are all of the highest quality. Each print issue is also a precious item in it's own right, and… Continue reading Four Tin House Covers

“Too Ugly to Rape”

This is powerful poetry, the best I've heard in a long while. I just wish the spark that brought it's creation had been a more pleasant one. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgQRkHcEyq8 Transcript (taken from Pages' Facebook page): “Piñatas” After Tina Mion’s “Pinata” painting To the man on the bus I overheard tell a woman in conversation - presumably… Continue reading “Too Ugly to Rape”

Felix Gilman Poll Poetry

Recently-interviewed author Felix Gilman just tweeted a poem of sorts. "An Ohioan sits atop his tractor, his face lined with care. Soon they will come and ask him to choose a new King. He feels it in his bones. Across his fields the Ohioan sees the long shadows of the approaching pollsters. One leads a sheep,… Continue reading Felix Gilman Poll Poetry