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This be the verse: 8 ~ Hoodoo - Harry M. Hyatt

A peculiar yet fascinating entry in our journey into macabre poetry today and one that I think needs a bit of back story.

During the middle decades of the 20th century a folklorist by the name of Harry M. 141 more words

This Be The Verse...

READS OF THE YEAR 2016: Mary Kasimor

Barbaric Vast & Wild (Black Widow Press), one of the many books edited by Jerome Rothenberg and John Bloomberg-Rissman, is a fascinating and huge compilation of poetry, from the origins of language and art to now. 130 more words

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sodden

The other day I burned a huge basket of papers and old journals and unnecessary clutter in the spirit of organizing my study. My writing life. 495 more words

Representing Auschwitz

Representing Auschwitz
At the Margins of Testimony
Edited by Nicholas Chare and Dominic Williams
Palgrave Macmillan – £58.00

Purgatory is represented by the Soviet Union’s labour camps, where neglect is combined with chaotic forced labour. 975 more words

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