Last night, President Obama gave what may have been the best speech in his career at the Democratic National Convention.… Read more “President Obama and Our Trip to Church” – ‘Merica Editorial
“Holland, 1945”: Neutral Milk Hotel’s National Anthem by Trevor Seigler
Trevor Seigler offers up an alternative anthem that helps reflect our immigrant heritage (and more).
“It only looks hard” – Three Poems by Trish Lindsey Jaggers
Dense Text I It only looks hard. I could imagine you not jumping; it would look even easier. The edge… Read more “It only looks hard” – Three Poems by Trish Lindsey Jaggers
The Greatest (1942-2016) by Trevor Seigler
The greatest both inside and outside the ring, Muhammad Ali altered not just sports, but American culture and politics as well.
“Raspbery Beret:” Prince’s National Anthem by Trevor Seigler
Trevor Seigler on the late, great Prince’s national anthem.
Language, and Other Dangerous Things by Maryam El-Shall
Maryam El-Shall on the perils of rhetoric.
Root for the Hometeam? by Carl Abbott
How does one root for the local team in this post-modern world?
Portrait of a Giant Squid by Lois Bassen
It would be an understatement to say that in April, Ray was surprised to be his first cousin Donna’s heir.… Read more Portrait of a Giant Squid by Lois Bassen
Three Poems by Gary Glauber
Three poems by Gary Glauber.
Magic Fingers by Elizabeth Bruce
Elizabeth Bruce’s flash-fiction on some less reputable lodgings.