Jane Friedman on how to get your book published.

Start Here: How to Get Your Book Published It’s the most frequently asked question I receive: How do I get my book published? Unfortunately, when I hear this question, I know I’m dealing with someone who is at such a beginning stage that it’s difficult to know where to begin. With this post, I hope […]

Review of Night Beats / UFO Club 10" Split.

Austin music veterans Night Beats, and dynamic new comers The UFO Club released a 10″ split on The Reverberation Appreciation Society record label. For those of you unfamiliar with a “split” record it simply means one side of the record represents each band. Here’s what Kristin Berry has to say about this album: “Made up […]

A Sensuous Moment

A Sensuous Moment by JR Alonso From behind the counter, she asked me if I wanted a sample. It took me five seconds to realize she meant the hot pocket sandwich she had just baked. I took the bite-sized morsel of sourdough bread stuffed with ham and provolone cheese. As I chewed it, I looked […]

you're so beautiful, even the people you disrespect love you anyway.

you’re so beautiful, even the people you disrespect love you anyway. by Meghan Tennison oh dear my jaw is acting up, it’s so excited to speak with you i love burrowing to the heart of your matter you’re sanctifying, like a holy statue burning through space it must be 30 degrees bird couplets tweeting across […]

HOW TO GO ABOUT UNDERSTANDING WITHOUT STEPPING ON IT DIRECTLY

HOW TO GO ABOUT UNDERSTANDING WITHOUT STEPPING ON IT DIRECTLY by Cheryl Hicks I remember developing breasts, (it was the same year the Russians launched Sputnik) and going with my aunt to buy my first fully-trained bra, and learning from the lady at Tots-to-Teens how important it would be someday to bend over at the […]