Monthly Archives: February 2016

Monthly Archives: February 2016

Anarchy for a Rainy Day by Valery Oisteanu — review by Ilka Scobie

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Anarchy for a Rainy Day by Valery Oisteanu   review by Ilka Scobie     Anarchy for a Rainy Day by Valery Oisteanu (Author) Spuyten Duyvil (29 Jul 2015) ISBN-10: 194155055X ISBN-13: 978-1941550557 $15.00 US pbk | $20.27 CDN pbk | £9.65 UK pbk 104 pages, 5″ x 8″, Poetry     Avant-gardist, art critic, hedonist, World traveler, Valery Oisteanu’s Anarchy for a Rainy Day is a poetic celebration of bohemian life. The reader joins the poet as he journeys …

The Mechanics & Mystery of Top 40 Lists by bart plantenga

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“The list could surely go on, and there is nothing more wonderful than a list, instrument of wondrous hypotyposis.”  • Umberto Eco, The Name of the Rose bart plantenga  On daily to-do list: add ‘hypotyposis’ [vivid picturesque description] to long vocabulary list. I started following Top 40 lists on pop radio stations when I was 8. Some are fascinated by the patterns we see in the stars, some in why autumn leaves turn brown, why love affairs go sour, why …

Wordslabs by Randee Silv

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Wordslabs by Randee Silv    

Crime and Punishment by Jeffrey Cyphers Wright

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Crime and Punishment by Jeffrey Cyphers Wright