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The Oarsmen of J.C. Leyendecker: Homeric or Homoerotic?

14 March 2017

Tim of Finland writes:

I am sure that most of Hear The Boat Sing’s American readers – and a majority of the rest – will know of the artist, Norman Rockwell. 1,366 more words

A Japanese poet making it in America in the first decade of the 20th cen

Amy Sueyoshi, the Associate Dean of the College of Ethnic Studies of San Francisco State University, has read extant correspondence between Japanese writer Noguchi Yone… 885 more words

American Literature

Before poet, I was athlete

I’ve been concerned about a few questions since last summer.

Before a poet, I was an athlete. With sports, namely soccer, came a relentless expectation to be unfeeling, disciplined, and physical. 556 more words


Working Out

Whatever It Takes!
reads the florescent green insignia
on the ripped cloth dangling from his neck.

A room filled with Barbie dolls,
and G.I. Joes, 44 more words


White privilege employed to obtain second chance on high-five

After missing on an easy face-to-face high-five, Roger Johnson and Cliff Taylor employed heavy doses of white privilege to obtain a second chance at the gesture of camaraderie. 205 more words


And then he thought of Donna Julia's eyes...

He thought about himself, and the whole earth,
Of Man the wonderful, and of the Stars,
And how the deuce they ever could have birth; 53 more words