Chicago comedian Sonia Denis on her influences, women in comedy, her future and gifs of hot guys laughing.
Go See Bri Pruett at Bridgetown Comedy Festival
Portland’s Bridgetown Comedy Festival starts on May 8 and it’s going to be awesome. We know that because we’ve been interviewing some of the comics and they are…
Fiction First Friday: “Me and Wayne” by Hope Waggoner
"Men everywhere throw themselves onto their swords in shame and in envy."
Read This Now: Missoula
Usually I don't recommend a book until I'm done with it, but by page 91 of Missoula I had convinced my cousin leave work, go directly to the bookstore and buy herself a copy.
Here’s What Fuller House Needs
Some suggestions for the upcoming Netflix Full House sequel.
15 Avengers: Age of Ultron Spoilers That Will Threaten the Very Nature of Your Most Deeply Held Beliefs, Shatter Your Sense of Self, and Then Slowly Build You Back Up Until You’re Stronger Than Ever Before
We could have never guessed some of this stuff.
Fleetwood Mac Friday #8: “Hold Me”
The video, like much of Fleetwood Mac's best material, was created against a backdrop of drama between the members.
13 New Hopes for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”
The unconfirmed dreams will always be a little bit brighter than anything that can be produced by human hands.
Trans activism is trending right now. It's important to many people's self-concept that they be vehement defenders of trans people.
Fleetwood Mac Friday #7: “Silver Springs”
"That's how you deal with your emotions: by screaming them at each other forever."
Dope Things Roundup, 4/16/15
Here's everything dope going on today and the next few days.
The Bee-Eyed Girl: A Sci-Fi Erotica Choose-Your-Own-Adventure
This year for our reading at AWP, I decided to read an old, old story that I wrote when I was an undergrad. It is, as the title says, a sci-fi erotica choose-your-own-adventure.…
Top Ten Recent Search Terms People Have Used to Find Our Site
We found these search terms, I guess, poignant?
25 Thoughts on Turning 25
In honor of my 25th birthday here are 25 thoughts I’ve had in the last 3 years.
How We Spent Our AWP
This is a true story. The events depicted in this post took place in Minnesota in 2015. Out of respect for the survivors, it is told exactly as it occurred.
Here Is Some Poetry Made from Spam Email
"Please be ashamed of course."
The Mad Men Seasons Correspond to Kanye’s Albums
Welcome to heartbreak.
A Salute to Heavy Cream
Southern fun and nightmare doom.
Drink yourself into a hatted spectacle beneath an awful Kentucky sky with thousands of your wealthiest friends.
I left Jon Ronson’s new book reeling with feelings, salivating over my new copy of his book, trying to read it by the dim light of the bus stop.
Like most people I devote a little time each and every day to preparing for when I am very, very wealthy.
This will probably cost me the friendship of frequent Fleetwood Mac Friday contributor Evan Hume, but I would like to dedicate this week’s blog to an…
Maybe it’s because I have really, really nice parents that sometimes I am so deeply intrigued by terrible parent stories.
“Not threatening legal action. Not being difficult, per Barry’s warning.”