Monthly Archives: May 2015

Monthly Archives: May 2015

Misfits by Tim Beckett

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Misfits by Tim Beckett         T he camp was at the end of a dusty logging road, a hundred kilometers up from the highway. The only other settlement was a tiny Indian reserve, just visible through a stand of trees from the road. The camp consisted of four portable trailers, each a city block long, and two smaller trailers, one for the administrative office, the other for the cook shack, the whole lot plunked down in the …

Michael Alan and Michael Kronenberg present: The Living Situation

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Michael Alan and Michael Kronenberg present: The Living Situation (living installation, draw-a-thon) on Saturday May 30th, 2015 Brooklyn, New York at 6:00pm         In an abandoned apartment in the middle of Clinton hill, Brooklyn (Hell’s kitchen) lives seven naked New Yorkers. Living. Eating. Sleeping. Showering. Cooking. Fucking. Destroying. Come watch, draw, listen, zone out for a 7 hour live happening like no other demented Michael Alan show. Enter into the rear window and watch as they act …

Beer Mystic Chapter 33: Furman’s mom visits his East Village apartment by bart plantenga

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Happy birthday/mother’s day, mom, 2015 The decline of my mother, now 90 on 14 May, has been a slow, long descent since I was a teen. In my youngest youth, she was beautiful and loving. But as I turned 13 or so, her inability to navigate her way through reality became more evident. Things, jokes, music began to bug her. Her loving was replaced by a kind of obsession with the formalities of mothering, the rituals, the cleaning, the forbidding …

Remote Life by Edward Anki — review by Mark McCawley

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Remote Life by Edward Anki   review by Mark McCawley     ​Remote Life by Edward Anki BareBackPress, (November 24, 2014) ISBN-10: 1926449029 ISBN-13: 978-1926449029 $8.00 US pbk | $10.06 CDN pbk | £4.97 UK pbk 46 pages, 5.25″ x 8″, Poetry     Remote Life is Edward Anki’s debut poetry collection, published by Hamilton-based independent publisher, BareBackPress, whose aim to publish “writers who aren’t afraid to take off their gloves and bare themselves, giving the world honesty. Truth we …