I spend most of my time synthesizing chemicals and looking out the door to see if anyone is coming. I am naturally paranoid . . .
March 2015 News & Features
Akashic intern Alex Whelan reviews The Traymore Rooms by Norm Sibum (Biblioasis).
My second child, my son, was born in 2007. My wife and his older sister and I welcomed him home with all the excitement and joy you can imagine, but his arrival was accompanied by something else. Something dark. And brown . . .
Through March 29, get The Luminous Heart of Jonah S. by Gina B. Nahai for only $0.99 wherever e-books are sold!
Darryl was already gone when I opened my eyes in the bright bitterness of morning . . .
For a limited time, three critically acclaimed e-books by Bernice L. McFadden — The Warmest December, Nowhere Is a Place, and Gathering of Waters — are available for only $2.99 each, exclusively on Amazon.
She wondered what his skin felt like. There was little of it to see, wrapped in all black like a Bedouin woman in the desert . . .
Looking for a little adventure? Travel around the US with Starve the Vulture author Jason Carney as he tours the country’s slam poetry circuit! This week, the residents of Dayton, Ohio, give Jason a warm welcome.
Featured: Black Interest
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tano)
- Nowhere Is a Place
- Black Music
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- What Is Hip-Hop?
- The Warmest December
- Song for Night
- Addis Ababa Noir (Ethiopia)
- The System of Dante’s Hell
- The Angels’ Share
- Pressure Makes Diamonds: Becoming the Woman I Pretended to Be