Photos from a snorkeling trip to the Hol Chan Marine Reserve in Belize.
We’ve opened the Fictionaut blog to the public at http://blog.fictionaut.com. This is where I’ll continue to announce site news along with short interviews with members such as Tania Hershman, Keith Lee Morris, Matt Bondurant, and (upcoming!) Tayari Jones, as well as selections of favorite Fictionaut stories — so far, we’ve featured Frederick Barthelme, Ami Greko, [...]
Sea Bright, New Jersey, East Hampton, Long Island, and Lake Wallenpaupack, Pennsylvania.
Now that the L.A. Times has blown our cover, it’s time to give Muckworld readers a peek at Fictionaut, a new literary community I’ve been building together with Carson Baker, a brilliant designer and web developer from Houston. Fictionaut offers an alternative to traditional models of publishing short stories and poetry in a shared space [...]
Marcy and I arrived in San Ignacio, in the Cayo district of Belize near the Guatemalan border, by overland bus, and proceeded straight to the closest Internet cafe because our weekly About.com newsletter was overdue. That last plugged-in task taken care of, we chatted with a couple of Castaneda-quoting hippies looking to reenact Burroughs’ and [...]
We’re proud to present the April issue of the Mississippi Review Web, dedicated to fiction inspired by the movies. Check it out at MississippiReview.com or go straight to the pdf download. Featuring: Brandon Scott Gorrell: Godzilla Colin Bassett: Dance Party, U.S.A. Emma Garman: Talking with Françoise Sagan John Minichillo: Nearly Here Katherine A. Gleason: Fred [...]
Fewer movies than usual because I’m working on several top secret plans for world domination, we’re still catching up with The Wire, and my obsession with Daniel Plainview shows no signs of abating. (Check out the new entries in the contest.) The notable exception was Etgar Keret’s Jellyfish, a sweet film that plays like minor-key [...]