Where The Bee Sucks, There Suck I

It’s submission season again here at KR, and the work is rolling in. Since our site went live on Monday night, we’ve received over 400 submissions. If last year is any guide, that’s about seven percent of the total submissions…

The Politics of Metaphor

Let the wolves know that in our tribe If the father dies, his gun will remain. Even if all the men of the tribe are killed A baby son will remain in the wooden cradle. This Twitter, quoted in Rosemary…

The Wilderness of Memory

There’s an interesting piece by Michael Chabon in the current New York Review of Books on childhood as a vanishing wilderness now fenced off by parents’ fears about safety. We’ve seen a whole series of similar articles and books in…

Home Truths

Hi Alaska, I appreciate speaking directly TO you, people I’ve never met, and about whom I confess I’m more than a little mystified. Some say things changed for you on August 29th last year ??? the day John McCain tapped…

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