Collecting – Stations – Continuity – Flora – Opportunity – Fortunes – and Idyll, a story, Part Three of Five (The following is a work of satire. The people and events depicted, including those based on real people and events, are all entirely fictional.)


Coherence will be ending this summer; you can catch up here. You can read the first two installments of Idyll here.

*Carrie Ann Laski, a favorite poet of mine, is starting a new flash fiction digest at Pollen Road.

*Grant Maierhofer has an excerpt from his upcoming non-fiction book, Peripatet.

*Hugh Fulham-McQuillan’s Notes on Jackson and His Dead should be coming out soon. In the meantime, you can read one of the pieces it contains here.

*Frank Garrett interviewed Charles Jensen about Nanopedia, his most recent collection of poems.

*This month also marks the fifth anniversary of Inside the Castle, a publisher I’ve talked about often in this space, and whose founder, mission, and output have given me a tremendous amount of inspiration. You can see their full catalogue here.

Next issue: April