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Friday New Releases - September 23rd

Happy Friday!!  We made it through another week.  Now let’s enjoy the weekend with some great new music.  There is so much to choose from this weekend and some I can’t wait to grab a hold of and sonically consume.   467 more words

News

Review: Ninety-nine Stories of God by Joy Williams

First published 30 August 2016 in Change Seven Magazine.  To jump to the review, click here.
I’ve only lately become acquainted with Joy Williams’s writing.   71 more words

Review

Ninety-nine Stories of God by Joy Williams

REVIEWED BY ANNE E. WEISGERBER

Ninety-nine Stories of God by Joy Williams | Tin House Books, 2016 | ISBN: 978-1941040355 | 151 pages | $19.95… 1,379 more words

Books

What I'm Reading

In a detailed how-to piece on submitting to literary magazines, Ryo Yamaguchi says, “I write to trend, and I write against it.” In other words, pay attention to what other writers are doing, but don’t let that trap you. 244 more words

Good Ideas

John Paul White with The Secret Sisters

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The Red Room at Café 939, Boston, MA

My friend Mac first introduced me to The Civil Wars on a cold winter’s night in 2009. 999 more words

Joy Williams reads 'Stuff'

The more of Joy Williams’ short fiction I hear, the more I want to read her. This one is a rather brilliant story about an of sentimental nature writing visiting his mother in a nursing home, who has become sufficiently interested in gnosticism to present him with some troubling questions about his own existence. 16 more words

Short story: "The Girls"

“The Girls,” by Joy Williams

Appeared in the Idaho Review in 2004 (online here); anthologized in Best American Short Stories 2005 (PDF here… 165 more words

Twenty-first Century