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Scott D. Pomfret

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Scott D. Pomfret is author of the novels The Second Half: A Gay American Football Story (Lethe Press June 18 2016), The Hunger Man (Ninestar Press June 2 2016), and Only Say the Word (Ninestar Press May 16, 2016) as well as a collection of short stories You Are the One (Ninestar Press April 2016). Past published works include Since My Last Confession: A Gay Catholic Memoir (Arcade 2008), the Romentics-brand gay romance novels (LooseID Press), the Q Guide to Wine and Cocktails, and dozens of short stories published in, among other venues, Post Road, New Orleans Review, Fiction International, and Fourteen Hills. Scott is lucky to be able to write from his tiny Boston apartment and even tinier Provincetown beach shack, which he shares with his ...more

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Scott D. Pomfret I read poetry. Something about poetic imagery frees my mind to wander and gets me out of the plodding and literal.
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Having read multiple collections by this author, I conclude this is hands down the least successful. It lacks the blunt playfulness of later collections. Instead, all we get is bluntness. The stories seem stunted and stillborn. I breathe
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Workmanlike poetry for the already converted. The Paterson poems were barely poems; they seemed like histories dressed in unusual line breaks. Much more powerful were the personal accounts, particularly those involving the poet and his father. Oddly ...more
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This brilliant Israeli writer has a wild imagination and a wonderful sense of the absurd. He frequently intersperses supernatural elements into very ordinary lives with comic effect. God, angels, and magicians are frequent tropes (all flawed versions ...more
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