Inspired by this tweet from @funnyordie and the subsequent responses, I got to thinking about the age old modern versus classic battle. And I am sad to…… Read more “Bastardization or Modernization of Classic Literature”
**** Post does contain explicit language **** @poetryquestion of course, it’s already all around us right now. Dylan and Chuck Berry lives through 2 Chainz. — Pigeon…… Read more “2Chainz is the New Bob Dylan.”
I find this one to be a bit timely. About a month ago, I sent current Poet Laureate, Natasha Trethewey, a message about the relevance of poetry in the…… Read more “Natasha Trethewey Says it Matters”
Haiku Attack!This recent post by NPR got me thinking...Why don't I write more Haiku? There is no acceptable answer to this question.Join me, writers, and stretch 17… Read more "Haiku Attack!"
“Nope. Can’t use that reference. No one knows who that is.” I don’t care anymore if you’re immediately familiar with my references. I don’t have to care…… Read more “True Stream of Consciousness: Brought to you by Google”
I do not believe in history. There, I said it. It never happened. Not in a “the holocaust isn’t real” diluted way, but rather in the “every…… Read more “QOTD: History vs. History Via Literature”