real talk monday… as noted by my google reader.

A roundup of links related to the meme ‘real talk‘: Shani Hilton on Ta-Nahesi Coates’ blog. Jamelle Bouie spits fire here and here on the Prospect’s blog. Poet Roger Bonair-Agard’s ‘real talk’ bible, err, obsession. Jim Berhle on shit talk (no, not literally real talk,…

bookmarks. equinox edition.

Jon Stewart, I swear to god… I especially love that they’re dubbing this Rally to Restore Sanity, the Million Moderate March.  My friends and I have discussed it at Brunch, and I just don’t think I can miss this one. There’s some interesting side-eye commentary…

bookmarks. labor day edition.

A hit list of stuff on the interwebs holding my attention for the time being: These guys from McNally Jackson Booksellers go-in about Frazen’s Freedom. If you’re in the literary/publishing world, you may be over hearing about it. But this exchange is hilarious and insightful….

bookmarks.

I’ve been writing and thinking a lot about the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Some of you know this from an earlier post. As a result, my reading list is unending. Yesterday’s New York Times has also spotlighted this latest trend of war literature written…

bookmarks.

As I read/edit submissions for an upcoming project that I’ll announce at later time, I’ve come across an assortment of interesting items on the internets. A blog devoted to the Best American Short Fiction collections. A response to photo work of Pieter Hugo’s Nollywood series…