Monthly Archives: August 2010

Poetry in Long Beach

According to a New Yorker book blog, a Seattle news source reported that two coffee shops in Long Beach are installing poetry boxes outside their facilities to boost business and, I would assume, to promote the reading and writing of … Continue reading

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Forgotten Books

I’d like to post a few titles every now and then of books that never really made it. I remember them because I happened upon them unawares, read them, became certain that they were culturally, genrely iconic (yes, I just … Continue reading

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Waiting for Mockingjay

Stretch your mind, if you will, back about two years ago. You didn’t know what you were missing in those days. You were ignorant, benign, free as a bird. Then you found Hunger Games in a desolate pile of advanced … Continue reading

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