October 2018

Haibun Feature: Contributing Editor Pamelyn Casto’s Essay “On the Road with Haibun”

By | 2018-11-07T19:22:03+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Academic, FEATURED, FEATURED WRITERS, Haibun, LITERARY ARTS, Mixed Forms, Nonfiction, Personal Essay|

Pamelyn Casto   On the Road With Haibun* "The Moon Bridge at Kameido" by Helen Hyde Haibun: A Rigorous Literary Art Combining Prose and Haiku (& Sometimes Haiga) As with any complicated art [...]

July 2018

Essay: Susan L. Leary’s “That’s the Wonder of It: On the Debate of ‘Does Poetry Matter?’”

By | 2018-07-02T13:46:25+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Academic, LITERARY ARTS, Nonfiction, Personal Essay|

That’s the Wonder of It: On the Debate of “Does Poetry Matter?” Susan L. Leary "Lagniappe" by Gery Kempczynski I have always been somewhat of a lone wolf. Perhaps this has something to [...]

June 2018

CNF: Kathleen Vail’s New Translation of C.P. Cavafy’s “The Horses of Achilles”

By | 2018-06-28T03:59:36+00:00 June 26th, 2018|CNF, LITERARY ARTS, Nonfiction, Translation|

Kathleen Vail "The Horses of Achilles" by C. P. Cavafy: A New Translation "The Death of Patroclus," Illustration from page 265 of the Iliad of Homer translated by Pope (1715). Colorized by Kathleen Vail [...]

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March 2018

January 2018

Flash Fiction: Pamelyn Casto’s Annotated Reading List

By | 2018-02-27T16:00:02+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Academic, Book Reviews, LITERARY ARTS, Nonfiction|

FLASH FICTION/SUDDEN FICTION/SHORT-SHORT FICTION ANTHOLOGIES, COLLECTIONS, AND ANALYSIS/ INSTRUCTION BOOKS by Pamelyn Casto "Poor Artist's Cupboard" by Charles Bird King This is a selection of anthologies, collections, instruction books that I have picked [...]

October 2017

Essay: Pamelyn Casto’s “Flash Fiction: Brief And (Likely) Necessary Literature”

By | 2017-10-15T20:31:19+00:00 October 14th, 2017|Academic, LITERARY ARTS, Nonfiction|

Brief And (Likely) Necessary Literature Pamelyn Casto Alfred Polgar, a noted Viennese intellectual and master of the short form, makes a good case for the rising popularity and even necessity of modern-day flash fiction when [...]

Featured Writer: Terry Lucas’s Essay “The Future of American Poetry in the Twenty-first Century: Trajectories of Content and Form”*

By | 2018-04-09T22:00:33+00:00 October 14th, 2017|Academic, FEATURED WRITERS, LITERARY ARTS, Nonfiction|

The Widening Spell The Future of American Poetry in the Twenty-first Century: Trajectories of Content and Form* Terry Lucas   American poetry today: Context Such it is when speaking of the future of poetry. It [...]