DYSTOPIA

I originally posted this on Twitter, but if you weren't following along live, I thought it'd be easier to read it all listed out from...

Gogol’s Impossibilities of Imagination

Some reflections on magical realism via Nikolai Gogol It would be easy to brush aside the absurd impossibilities of Nikolai Gogol’s “The...

The Author's Character

How much does the character of the author affect the work? Death and a Dictionary I recently read Simon Winchester’s The Professor and...

Cryptomnesia in Literature

Imagine the long hours spent crafting the perfect novel - revising each sentence to perfection, fleshing out each character, and tying...

Modern Kierkegaard

Reincarnations on Twitter A couple of weeks ago, I received a notification on my phone that I had been followed by "Modern Kierkegaard"...

“If I used a poem to break out,

I can use a poem to sneak in.” "Forbidden Welcome" - a short story of poets, philosophers, and a totalitarian government with a robot -...

George R. R. Martin Book Signing in NYC

George R. R. Martin, author of the A Song of Ice and Fire series, made an appearance at the Barnes & Noble in New York City's Union...

Creative Overgrowth

in a Windowsill Garden I am honored to have my work included in On A Narrow Windowsill: Fiction & Poetry Folded Onto Twitter alongside 42...

Love of Literature

and Hatred of Fellow Man: Ezra Pound's Pisan Cantos I love the poetry of Ezra Pound, but it is unfortunate that he cast the tainted...

"Wayfinder: Home of the Lýkos"

and "To Live a Life That is Not My Own" by Suany Cañarte It's been a big publishing week for the author Suany Cañarte. Finally, some of...