“This isn’t the usual tearjerker cancer story. It is a gleefully offensive cancer story. It is the Blazing Saddles of cancer stories.”
In John Ashbery’s final book of poetry “Images coagulate and dissolve in a kaleidoscope of language.”
“Lead Poisoning” is a fantastic voyage into the head of an artistic visionary.
The Midwest has many accents, each beautiful in its own way.
Make sure to bring “Fourscore Phantasmagores” along for Tabletop Day 2017!
“Legion” is the best show on TV.
This week I conclude my essay series American Odd by looking at Gilbert Sorrentino’s postmodern masterpiece “Pack of Lies.”
“Super Extra Grande” by Yoss is “. . . . joyous and raunchy . . . Yoss creates a fascinating and beautiful universe built upon the ideals of cooperation and egalitarianism.”
“Last Look” is a cold indictment of pretentious frauds yet an intimate exploration of fear, regret, and failure.
“Scriptorium” is a rare and beautiful collection of poetry.