For Shame

So, when I was young and starting out in my writing I fancied myself a poet. I filled notebooks with quasi-confessional prose poems (all very terrible), one of which started out with this line:"If it wasn't for shame, I'd have nothing to wear."I won't bore you with the rest of this overworked, tired metaphor about … Continue reading For Shame

In Review: What I’ve been reading this week

The website of Mary Herczog - "Cancer Chick"The world lost something special this week with her passing. Her account of her struggles with cancer is deeply moving, funny, real and positively heartbreaking all at the same time.There has been a plethora of good reading at the literary magazines this week. Some of my favorites included:"What … Continue reading In Review: What I’ve been reading this week