You Must Be So Proud

NEW YORK (AP): The Kardashians are working on a novel, and you may get to name it. Publisher William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins, announced Tuesday that reality stars Kourtney, Kim and Khlo?? Kardashian are turning to fiction. Scheduled for…

It’s The End Of The World As We Know It

And how do you feel? Just in case the media hasn’t made enough of Saturday’s scheduled apocalypse (which just happens to coincide with graduation ceremonies here at Kenyon College, and really, how bad would that suck? Talk about graduating into…

All the Metaphor You’ll Ever Need

Remember fool’s gold? The grizzled old prospector cackles with glee as he watches the tenderfoot claw at the gleaming vein of rock: “That’s fool’s gold, son! Pyrite! You won’t get no duchess diggin’ that up!” All that glitters, you know.…

Why We Chose It

By Sergei Lobanov-Rostovsky, Associate Editor I loved being wicked without doing anything mean. –Andrew Hudgins, “Helen Keller Answers the Iron,” KR, Spring 2011 Bad jokes and great poems share a power to surprise us, to shatter the lacework of language…

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