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Minimal Damage: Stories of Veterans, by H. Lee Barnes. University of Nevada Press, 2007. $24.95, 200 pages.
In H. Lee Barnes’ short story collection, Minimal Damage: Stories of Veterans, the physical damage the characters suffer may be small, …2
All Men Are Liars, by Alberto Manguel (translated by Miranda France). Riverhead Books, 2012. $16, 224 pages.
Argentinean writer Alberto Manguel’s novel All Men Are Liars contains a series of intertwining interviews about the infamous Alejandro Bevilacqua. The novel …6
Susan Larson has established herself as the most visible individual guide to literary New Orleans. A new edition of her compendium, The Booklover’s Guide to New Orleans, has just been released, offering updates to its takes on New Orleans …3
“There’s always so much going on,” she of the noon pajamas proclaims, and while it’s true we’ve flown in and surprised her, I’m looking at the situation—bookcase with vintage Hobbit and complete Robert Frost, grandkids’ annual pictures lined up on …3
Contributors: Jimmy Carter, Miller Williams, Douglas Brinkley, Richard Katrovas, William Lavender, Elizabeth Thomas, Kay Toca, Alex Rawls, Kay Murphy, Maxine Cassin, Phanuel Egejuru, Jim McCormick, Doug MacCash, Donna Glee Williams, Lisa Mednick, Linda Quinlan, Nancy R. Watkins, Sophia Stone, Nancy C. …0
A Question Mark Above the Sun: Documents on the Mystery Surrounding a Famous Poem “By” Frank O’Hara, by Kent Johnson, Starcherone Books, 2012.
Kent Johnson’s A Question Mark Above the Sun: Documents on the Mystery …0
Where the West Ends, by Michael Totten. CreateSpace, 2012. $19.95, 282 pages.
Where the West Ends is a collection of travel essays by the foreign correspondent and policy analyst Michael Totten, whose journeys here span thirteen countries. At times, …1
The credibility of a world depends on two or three laws.
Gravity, incurable diseases kill, saying in general
alleviates the pain associated to any suffering. Good
service is rewarded, good education replaces
illiquidity, saying in general excuses any
Technically, the condition was inoperable. The doctors had never seen anything like it and neither had the dressmakers.
The girls lived in the old farmhouse on the top of the hill with their sweet mother Linda. It’s not the kind …5
You are what’s new
under the sun.
You are not what you were yesterday.
You are not
even what you are
You are not even under the sun.
Jeff Schwaner lives in Staunton, Virginia with his wife …4