Tag Archives: Literary Warfare

Revision is the Answer to a Question I Never Ask

Revision is my least favorite part of writing. I’m what is generally termed a pantser, i.e. I write by the seat of my pants, making things up as I go along, trusting in fate and coincidence and chance and skill … Continue reading

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Literary Warfare: Lake Effect

If I wasn’t in volume 15 of Lake Effect, I probably never would’ve picked it up to read. I will admit it: I’m a sucker for appearance.  Those journals that have matte covers or are objects of art in themselves … Continue reading

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Literary Warfare: Weave #5

As has been almost usual with my personal brand of literary warfare, I have a poem included in this issue, so I’m somewhat biased.  In this particular case, I am only half as biased as I normally would be because … Continue reading

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Literary Warfare: NANO Fiction 4.1

Each issue of NANO Fiction is amazing small.  It can fit in your back pocket (I know, because I just tried it).  You can’t use it as a doorstop (unless you glue it to a brick).  It’s cute, tiny, and … Continue reading

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Literary Warfare: My Own Personal

I was planning on writing about something else today – namely, something not scary and how it can still be scary. Instead, I’m going to talk about two things.  The first is that I recently had a few (say “two”) … Continue reading

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Literary Warfare: New Ohio Review #8

I read a lot of literary magazines.  Often, it seems to me that they are most of what I read. If those sentences above sound like I’m bemoaning my workload, it’s because they are.  Reading literary journals is part of … Continue reading

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This is the time. And this is the record of the time.

The kitten ate (a bit of) solid food today! Woo hoo! And she hasn’t even had dinner yet! I haven’t checked on her recently (she’s in the bathroom behind me) but the last time I did she was resting in … Continue reading

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