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    Complaint and Prayer

    In recognition of May being Mental Health Awareness Month, we are proud to publish Marie G Coleman’s personal essay “Complaint and Prayer.” Coleman’s piece is a raw and ...

    On May 27, 2019 / By
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    Are You a Self-Identified Black Woman?

      Are you eligible to partake in academia? Question your acceptance letter? Not writing the other perspective? Missing the point of the assignment? Do you get Tarantino’s postmodern ...

    On May 19, 2019 / By
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    Marjan Kamali

    An interview with Marjan Kamali, author of the forthcoming novel The Stationery Shop. ...

    On May 16, 2019 / By
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    Horizon

    A giant copper moon flares on the lake in the early dark, and on the car radio, talk. Talk trying to chew despair. Talk about fear to hide ...

    On May 12, 2019 / By
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    Manal and Alaa

    To open separate window, click button on upper right of comic display   “Manal and Alaa: A Love Story” Copyright © 2015 by Lena Merhej. Published in Muqtatafat, a ...

    On April 9, 2019 / By
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    A Can of Pinto Beans

      Robbie Gamble: For the past several summers I have spent time on the Arizona/Mexico border, working with an organization that provides medical and material aid to migrants ...

    On April 8, 2019 / By

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    Are You a Self-Identified Black Woman?

      Are you eligible to partake in academia? Question your acceptance letter? Not writing the other perspective? Missing the point of the assignment? Do you get Tarantino’s postmodern ...

    On May 19, 2019 / By
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    Horizon

    A giant copper moon flares on the lake in the early dark, and on the car radio, talk. Talk trying to chew despair. Talk about fear to hide ...

    On May 12, 2019 / By
  • Poetry 1

    A Can of Pinto Beans

      Robbie Gamble: For the past several summers I have spent time on the Arizona/Mexico border, working with an organization that provides medical and material aid to migrants ...

    On April 8, 2019 / By

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    An Awesome Gap

    Around the corner, the lot opened up and the asphalt smoothed out. The rough patches disappeared and Patrick glided along, gaining speed as he headed for a concrete ...

    On October 7, 2018 / By
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    The Asshole

    He was not a very good person. He was, by many accounts, vile, impolite, crude, inappropriate, ignorant, insensitive, and offensive. He was a gifted asshole, a precocious prick, ...

    On September 28, 2018 / By
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    Eyewitness

    The eyewitness entered. He had no eyes. Unsteadily he made his way through the courtroom, groping the air with his hands. Blood ran from his eye-sockets, blood so ...

    On August 2, 2018 / By

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