Book Review: The World Doesn’t Require You by Rion Amilcar Scott

The World Doesn’t Require You Author: Rion Amilcar Scott Liveright Publishing, of W.W. Norton & Company, 2019 ISBN: 978-1-63149-538-0 $27.95   Make Your Descendants Proud: Ancestral Worship, Language Ownership, and Whose Stories We Tell in Rion Amilcar...

Book Review: “One Night Gone” by Tara Laskowski

Breathing Lessons Disguised as a Mystery: Reading Tara Laskowski’s One Night Gone One Night Gone Author: Tara Laskowski Graydon Press, 2019 ISBN: 978-1525832192 $16.99   Review by Kate Anderson Everyone dreams, at one time or another, of walking away and starting...

Book Review: “My Oceanography” by Harriet Levin

My Oceanography Author: Harriet Levin CavanKerry Press, 2018 ISBN: 978-1-933880-67-9 $16.00           Ekphrasis Hybrid: Portrait of the Mermaid in a Mirror for Harriet Levin’s My Oceanography Review by L. Shapley Bassen What do you know...

Book Review: “The Unrepentant” by E. A. Aymar

The UnrepentantAuthor: E. A. AymarDown & Out Books, 2019ISBN: 978-1948235587$3.99 Pre-Order, $17.95 Trade Paperback     “A Reason to Return”: Twinning and Violence in E. A. Aymar’s The UnrepentantReview by Beth OsborneThere are plenty of reasons...

Author Spotlight: Tyrese Coleman

Truth and Truth-Adjacent: Excerpt, Review, and Interview with Fluid Prose Writer, Tyrese Coleman By Nicole Schmidt Tyrese Coleman is a writer, wife, mother, and attorney. She is also the fiction editor for District Lit, and an associated editor at SmokeLong Quarterly....