Episodes in Love and Misdirection

Episodes in Love and Misdirection

Book Review The Going and Goodbye Shuly Xochitl Cawood Platypus Press, 192 pp., $16.00   Exploring the Give-and-Take of Romance Finding nonfiction that accurately captures the feeling of events both big and small can prove a challenge; however, The Going and Goodbye...

Poetry’s Potent Power

(Bethsheba A. Rem, spoken word performance) Life refuses to fit itself into neat files on computers. Poetry mimics life, illustrating stories and emotions traditional writing cannot adequately contain. Poetry is a genre that has lost popularity, partly due to...
Four Oscar Films with a Southern Accent

Four Oscar Films with a Southern Accent

It might seem that the glamorous blood red carpet and ball gowns of the Oscars have nothing to do with the South. The highly nominated La-La Land and critical favorite Manchester by the Sea exist in places and cultures far beyond the Mason-Dixon line. However, despite...
Is the Novella the New Netflix?

Is the Novella the New Netflix?

The average adult attention span equals eight seconds, according to Time. No wonder, as our fingers connect us to a mesmerizing map of colorful stimuli, rendering us useless for extended concentration. As people learn to binge bursts of episodic content on Netflix,...