by Greg Oguss & Richard Wink When we deleted our Twitter accounts last week to take a break from the tweeting-blogging-yelping rat race, we were in good company. The ubiquitous Miley Cyrus became slightly less so that same week by deleting her own account. Her father Billy Ray (a.k.a. @AchyBreakyDad) quickly fired off anContinue reading “Social-Networking Fatigue: A Status Update”
Page Turners vs. Clickers. Paper vs. Plastic. Let’s debate the e-book.
Jude Dillon Presents: Jared Riley Jenkins *
Poets can express a lot in few words and a little in a lot of words … Since the first kind appeals most to my mind most poetry I will appreciate is short, to the point, brief, concise and preferably with wit or irony. But to quote R.M. Engelhardt on this matter: ‘there is stillContinue reading “Fire and Rain (Vol I) by RD Armstrong”
Peter Ristuccia: where many styles converge … Short bio Peter Ristuccia graduated from the University of Georgia with a B/A in History. He performs commentary on Georgia Public Broadcasting, the local NPR affiliate. His writing can be found on http://www.PeterRistuccia.com. He lives in Atlanta with his wife and three children.
New poetry by Spike Daeley, Michael Estabrook, Aimee DeLong, A.J. Kaufmann, Melissa Lee-Houghton, Alvin Park, Frank Reardon, Elizabeth Kate Switaj, and A.g. Synclair. A.g. Synclair Entering Paxton a lone Waxwing greets me from atop an ageless stone wall fallow among brushwood slough and floret
In GC’s latest Gonzo supplement, Luis Rivas reflects on his first poetry reading in the big city and Stalinophile Richard Nesberg offers some Cold War-era flash fiction. (Greg Oguss) Luis Rivas Escape to San Francisco
“Untend” by Jeff Crouch Adam Hughes Upon Hearing a Train I heard a train last night, a little after one. Its coyote-call whistle conjured up vagrants and sojourners riding in empty boxcars, cattle-catchers on the front of locomotives, and the commemorative caboose in Sugar Grove – a museum that no one visits. But upon hearingContinue reading “#105 – Poetry”
Welcome one and all to the inaugural Roundtable, where we the Gloom Cupboard Editorial Team chew over various pressing matters. On the panel today we have Dorla Moorehouse (DM), Greg Oguss (GO), Jude Dillon (JD), Lena Vanelslander (LV), Richard Wink (RW) and Stuart Sharp (SS). Let’s Get Down to Business: What are your opinions onContinue reading “Roundtable: Transglobal Edition”
We last chewed the fat in June 2008 . What have you been up to since then? Well, first of all I’ve had two more chapbooks published with Kendra Steiner Edtions, “Antiquewhite Rain” inspired by the German rocker Inga Rumpf and “Symbolisme Psychedelique”, dedicated to Sky Sunlight Saxon, who sadly passed away this June… bothContinue reading “A.J. Kaufmann: The Bard of Poznan”