(not quite) a literary journal


A Whiter Shade of Pale

I was too late.

Earlier in the afternoon, as the Senate was voting to confirm Brett Kavanaugh as an Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court, I was sitting at the bar at work, having just clocked out of yet another demoralizing and whirlwind shift.

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Reading Alone

I won’t pretend to be a Capital-C Critic, but I have always been a Reader (and I have the Second Place AR trophy from fifth grade to prove it). This has been the best reading year of my life, so I’d like to share it with you. Below, I have divided 50 books into seven categories and ranked them within their own categories according to my own subjective opinion.

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Kingdom of Not

The Disintegration Loops by William Basinski plays in the background.
September 27, 2018 will forever live in the collective consciousness of Our Bizarre America (OBA).
The signals broadcast from my laptop painted a picture of two disparate yet very American characters:

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