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Hurt Others
4.17
it was amazing
Sam Pink is one of the best writers living today, in my opinion. The mixture of absolute hilarity and absolute beauty in his work has never ceased to ...more
Jun 13, 2012
Sep 02, 2011
 
Look! Look! Feathers
4.34
really liked it
There is a lot to be said about these twelve stories, but in short, Look! Look! Feathers is an impressive first collection and Mike Young is a gifted ...more
Jul 22, 2011
May 25, 2011
 
The Collected Fanzines
3.86
it was amazing
Rarely before has a book of any sort served as such an otherworldly experience. Much like "A Crackup at the Race Riots," these collected fanzines chal ...more
Jul 08, 2009
Jul 07, 2009
 
Loath Letters
3.67
it was amazing
First off, I WON!

Now that that is out of the way, I must begin by stating that little else in life thrills and enthralls me in the way that an incredi
...more
Apr 21, 2010
Mar 01, 2010
 
Oh No Everything is Wet Now
4.72
it was amazing
I read this chapbook on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, and now, as I write this review on Saturday, May 21, 2011, I'm still thinking about Oh No Everything ...more
May 18, 2011
May 21, 2011
 
Extinction Journals
3.81
it was amazing
Jeremy Robert Johnson seems to pride himself very much on how esteemed author Chuck Palahniuk spoke of him and his collection "Angel Dust Apocalypse": ...more
Feb 28, 2010
Feb 28, 2010
 
ntst: the collected pwoermds of geof huth
4.88
it was amazing
2011 Brief Review #4:

Toward the end of last month, I attended the 2011 APCA conference to give a presentation on asemic writing for a panel called "Co
...more
May 21, 2011
Apr 12, 2011
 
Collected Screenplays 1: Jokes / Gummo / julien donkey-boy
4.29
it was amazing
There is a somehow hypnotic and projective quality about all of Harmony Korine's works. What is presented never ceases to be both stunningly beautiful ...more
Dec 28, 2008
Jan 07, 2009
 
Cute
4.94
it was amazing
Jordan Castro and Mallory Whitten's CUTE is a true example of brilliant poetry, combining the warmth and naiveté of children's books with the bleaknes ...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 31, 2011
 
with swords
4.43
it was amazing
Russ Woods's work never disappoints; it always carries this dazzlingly precise visual aesthetic that is just fantastic. with swords is a vital piece o ...more
Jul 29, 2011
Jul 29, 2011
 
Ulysses
3.74
it was amazing
I have spent months upon end pondering how I would ever be able to pay this novel fair tribute with my Goodreads review of it. Still, I wonder, "Is th ...more
Nov 02, 2009
Jul 19, 2009
 
THE DEATH OF COOL: An open letter to Generation X
3.57
really liked it
Not too long ago, I had written (or begun to write) a brief essay exploring the etymology and history of the word "boy" as well as the social construc ...more
Mar 21, 2010
Mar 17, 2010
 
Asemia
5.00
it was amazing
Tim Gaze once commented during an interview, "I believe that it’s possible to create rich pieces, which work on a number of levels, without using word ...more
Apr 09, 2010
Mar 25, 2010
 
A Crackup at the Race Riots
3.84
it was amazing
"The book is called, 'A Crackup at the Race Riots.' Harmony Korine wrote it, although he can't really recommend it." -- David Letterman

To me, there is
...more
Feb 02, 2009
Jan 26, 2009
 
Hint Fiction: An Anthology of Stories in 25 Words or Fewer
3.91
it was amazing
Thanks to the helpful maps and knowledgeable staff at the Marriott-Wardman Park Hotel in D.C., my first AWP experience ended up consisting of signific ...more
Feb 06, 2011
Feb 06, 2011
 
Angel Dust Apocalypse
3.99
it was amazing
Just as one of Stephen King's best short story collections encourages the reader to work the "Night Shift," this riveting anthology from Jeremy Robert ...more
Mar 23, 2010
Mar 01, 2010
 
Unwed Sailor: The Marionette and the Music Box
4.75
it was amazing
Few musical groups have very notably intertwined their music with literature; Jonathan Ford's instrumental band known as Unwed Sailor has achieved suc ...more
not set
May 29, 2009
 
Suicide Girls in the Afterlife
3.64
liked it
Judging by the title, I had been expecting some sort of extremist radical fiction examining the damnation of a particularly promiscuous group of model ...more
Apr 04, 2010
Apr 04, 2010
 
The Greatest Fucking Moment in Sports
4.15
really liked it
First came Gregor Samsa, then came William Lee, and now comes Oscar Legbo. It is not very often that a protagonist is thrust into an all-encompassing, ...more
Mar 21, 2010
Mar 21, 2010
 
JAM>
4.35
really liked it
Eliot, cummings, Yeats--These are the innovators of poetry, those who were willing to redefine language, prosody, form, and function, then accept the ...more
Apr 03, 2010
Mar 30, 2010
 
The Best of (What's Left of) Heaven
4.46
it was amazing
Just when I begin to suspect that I have stumbled upon every author who is willing to experiment with the definition of literature or embrace language ...more
Dec 04, 2010
Nov 14, 2010
 
Scarlett Johansson Asked Artie Lange: "Are You Too Fat to Fish Some Natalie Portman?" He Answered: "I Must Have Sex With Adriana Lima, Robin Quivers, and Eva Longoria Parker as They're My Life Calendar"
4.75
it was amazing
To present a film that is 72 minutes and 5 seconds of pure green screen...To release a CD-R album that is nine realizations of John Cage's 4'33"...Obe ...more
Feb 10, 2009
Feb 06, 2009
 
Today the Sky is Blue and White With Bright Blue Spots and a Small Pale Moon and I Will Destroy Our Relationship Today
3.98
it was amazing
Other than the story "Sasquatch" from his other collection Bed, this was my introduction to Tao Lin's short fiction and I really, really loved it. Eac ...more
Jul 11, 2011
Jul 11, 2011
 
an old song for wrong women (BlankVerseDead folio edition)
2.63
really liked it
"an old song for wrong women" by Pablo D'Stair is an enjoyable poem overall--there are numerous lines and stanzas that stand out with a nice blend of ...more
Dec 09, 2011
Nov 23, 2011
 
BS is a D*ck
3.47
it was amazing
I enjoyed each and every piece of bizarro (non)fiction contributed to this anthology, and I now intend to explore the other works of these authors, bu ...more
Apr 09, 2010
Mar 10, 2010
 
tao lin's third novel
4.06
really liked it
Pretty blatant Tao Lin imitation, but a good one nonetheless. Perhaps that is intentional though, since the chapbook is called "tao lin's third novel. ...more
Dec 27, 2011
Dec 27, 2011
 
Walls
4.36
it was amazing
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the decimated forest
4.00
really liked it
I feel that it would be difficult to review each of these six texts individually, for they all, despite the possibility of having their own attached m ...more
Sep 20, 2010
Feb 10, 2010
 
Noology
4.50
it was amazing
Tim Gaze is a strange fellow indeed. He can be found on the Internet intoxicating himself in order to follow psuedo-asemic-pioneer Henri Michaux's wor ...more
Feb 10, 2010
Feb 09, 2010
 
Text As Entertainment
5.00
it was amazing
Fact: Most artists have posses. Salvador Dalí had Man Ray and Brassaï, among others. Andy Warhol had Edie Sedgwick and Freddie Herko, among others. Pr ...more
May 10, 2010
Feb 13, 2010
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