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Poetry Favorites: Aaron Brame

Who is your favorite living poet?

Right now, I’d say it’s Ron Rash. Ask me this time tomorrow, and it will probably be different. 188 more words

National Poetry Month

Where All Light Tends to Go by David Joy

“Lyrical, propulsive, dark and compelling. Joy knows well the grit and gravel of his world, the soul and blemishes of the place.”—Daniel Woodrell

In the country-noir tradition of…

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Reading Life

Write What You Know

What’s the mantra you hear the most in the writing world? Write What You Know. The more I write, the more I find this is true. 429 more words

Writing

Serena (2014) Review

Dear reader,

Going to see a movie which is unremittingly awful is never pleasant. However, watching a film with a brilliant start gradually smoulder and die is nothing less than excruciating. 871 more words

Film And TV

"Serena" Book Review

When I heard about upcoming film “Serena” starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence, I immediately became interested in the original novel by Ron Rash. Cooper and Lawrence were fantastic in “Silver Linings Playbook”, another film adaptation of a popular novel, and although I thought the film… 567 more words

Books

Is Serena the Worst Book to Film Adaptation in the History of Cinema?

I picture the caption for the screenshot above to be something along the lines of, “Jenny, baby, look, we’re in one of the worst films ever made!” 1,311 more words

Movies