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Chance Operations are methods of generating poetry independent of the author’s will. A chance operation can be almost anything from throwing darts and rolling dice, to the ancient Chinese divination method, I-Ching, and even sophisticated computer programs.
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The Friday Round-Up features quick reviews of recent reads.
The Rental Heart and Other Fairytales (Kirsty Logan)
For readers 13+
At first glance, Kirsty Logan’s short story collection looks a thin, quick read, but the substance makes for meaty reading, with 20 stories of varying lengths on offer. 430 more words
I have a very strange addiction. Every time I see a new (or old) copy of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. I have to buy it. I have always loved owning all the different illustration, from the quirky and beautiful Mervyn Peake edition, the curious Tové Janson and the downright bizarre Yayoi Kasuma. 200 more words