Poem: Unbound

[Click for other poems published on this blog.] Unbound Your emotional quotient is lacking, you say. (Can’t you see the stale wound, the old nail breeding wicked hemoglobin?)  A slightly low white cell count is no cause for alarm. How could I be alarmed at eight a.m.,...

July Writing Roundup

Welcome to this month’s writing roundup, where I revisit pieces I published during the past month. Salon, “Atticus Finch was never a hero: ‘This book taught white people how to talk about race, and it did so badly,’” by Scott Timberg, 16 July 2015....

April Writing Roundup

Last month I was fretting because I published very little. This month I averaged two pieces per week, which frankly made my head spin, especially since I spent one of those weeks on a writing retreat at a place with dodgy internet. Due to the number of pieces to...