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Concrete Collective

“A city is a language, a repository of possibilities and navigation is an act of speaking that language, of selecting from, or conversing with, those possibilities. 109 more words


World Book Night 2018

For 2018, the World Book Night United Artists issued an invitation to read and respond to the short story ‘Watching God’ in the collection Three Moments of an Explosion… 155 more words


Truck Full of Ducks by Ross Burach

Truck Full of Ducks by Ross Burach, illustrated by Ross Burach. 2018. Published by Scholastic Press.

Brief summary: The story begins right away on the end pages with ducks sitting, eating, and reading in an office when Bernie receives a phone call for a truck full of ducks. 140 more words

Picture Book Review

Ocular Trauma

What if all the mirrors have been lying to us?

They conspired for our destruction via vulnerable self-esteem

What if they need to be adored like the image they reflect? 56 more words


After the massacre

Compassion needs some distance. In the proximate space of reactivity, the now of the deep hurt that is ever erupting and resonating in random bursts of shame or sadness, of anger and rage, it this place it is impossible to be compassionate. 214 more words

A Conversation With Time

My Dearest, Time

What time is it?

Adventure Time.

Time to get a watch.

The time is 160 more words


Best of 2017 – More great sounds (2) - Call And Response Records year in review

Among the top releases of 2017, I always avoid writing about anything on my own Call And Response label for obvious reasons. For equally obvious reasons, the music Call And Response puts out is also always among my favourite new music of the year (otherwise why would I go to the trouble of putting it out?) so I’m giving the label a page of its own to run through what was a very busy year in new releases: 666 more words