Month: May 2022

IT NEVER CEASES

“Do you have a basement? We think there’s a kentuki about to die—could you go down and look?” Some people who answered still didn’t know what a kentuki was.” ― Samanta Schweblin, Little Eyes: A Novel   On Wednesday, I… Read More ›

WHAT ARE WE REALLY TALKING ABOUT?

“Truth cannot be imparted,” said Kline. “It must be inflicted.” ― Brian Evenson   You gotta give credit where credit is due, and Tennessee’s Commissioner of Education Penny Schwinn deserves a boatload of credit, Not for what you might expect –… Read More ›

PIERCING THE SMOKE

“After all, isn’t that the Gatsby glory of the New York dream: telling the grandest story about yourself that you could hope to have others believe in the distant hope that you’ll believe it yourself?” ― Torrey Peters, Detransition, Baby… Read More ›