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Donald Trump’s America

If you’re not scared, you should be. Donald Trump’s America has never been closer to a reality. Continue reading




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RNC: Not For Me

Elissa Schappell’s notes from the 2016 Republican National Convention.




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Twenty-five Women I Fell in Love With Before I Was Twenty-five

A random and possibly embarrassing list of crushes, inane longings, smoldering gazes, and youthful inamoratas. “Deep down, all we really want is to be righteously hated by a woman not even deigning to put effort into her pretense of love.”




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Some Men Just Want To Watch The World Bern

Memo to the implacable and petulant Bernie Bros: if Hillary is good enough for your hero, she’s good enough for you.




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How Sad the Exodus: Teaching Men’s Creative Writing in a County Jail

Shannon Sankey reflects on her teaching experiences at a county jail.




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My Threeway with Matthew Norman and Jessica Anya Blau

In which I make it with two of my favorite writers. And by “it,” I mean “conversation.”




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Mary: An Excerpt from “The Prisoner of Hell Gate” by Dana I. Wolff

An excerpt from the new novel by Dana I. Wolff (Picador).




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We Might Be Heroes (or, Don’t Bother Me, I’m Coloring This Wicked Sweet Dragon)

In his Weeklings debut Scott Waldyn asks the musical question, “What’s adulting anyway?”




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Baby Foodie

To experience the world in utero – or at least its tastes – Eric LeMay, drinks brine and cooks feasts to shape his son’s nascent tastes




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