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The Countenance Divine - Michael Hughes

I hate the word ‘compelling’ in reviews. It is to literary fiction what ‘stunning’ is to the wedding industry – but unfortunately sometimes it’s the word that keeps coming to mind. 460 more words


Books Acquired Recently

Cvetkovich, Ann. An Archive of Feelings: Trauma, Sexuality, and Lesbian Public Cultures. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2003.

I have become very interested in the concept of the archive recently. 238 more words


Literary Views

Having a bad week? Curl up in bed and try reading a new book. My favorites? Anything by Salinger or Fitzgerald of course!


5 downsides of being a bookworm

I know what you’re thinking. Why the hell has Jazz placed the words ‘downsides’ and ‘bookworm’ in the same sentence? It’s akin to a sentence containing the words ‘apocalypse’ and ‘wonderful’, or ‘green tea’ and ‘delicious’. 512 more words


On a Date With the Wrong End of a Ciggarette

I could stand another

I only gagged a few times

and the jock itch nostril

keeps me drinking.

Dante’s inferno mid stomach

coffee, ciggarette, shots… 26 more words


University of New Hampshire Tribute

From Alma Mater Vol. 2: The Northeast
Available Now for only 99 cents!


In Wildcat Country, there’s only one way to live,
it’s the… 377 more words