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The Gift: Carolyn O’Donnell: Fiction Award

The Gift by Carolyn O'Donnell A toy koala sits on a shelf near my bed. This little bear has sat there, watching over me, for nearly...

Again, I Am Left to Wonder: Christina Robertson: Nonfiction Award

Again, I Am Left to Wonder by Christina Robertson Looking over my life, again, I am left to wonder what if Christian hadn’t died so young?...

Fruit of Our Labor: 2021 Christopher Hewitt Award Winners Announced

Fruit of Our Labor: 2021 Christopher Hewitt Award Winners Announced As a Vietnamese proverb reminds, “When eating fruit, remember the one who planted the tree.”...

Spencer Reece: Writer

A Grace of Words, Saving Graces In a new memoir, poet Spencer Reece pays tribute to the joy in the art that saved him, reflecting...

Plague Years: Review

Plague Years A Doctor’s Journey through the AIDS Crisis Ross A. Slotten, MD University of Chicago Press Reviewed by Hank Trout In 1992, a commissioner on the Chicago Board...

Better Davis and Other Stories: Review

Better Davis and Other Stories by Philip Dean Walker Squares & Rebels Reviewed by John Francis Leonard One of the most powerful tools used by an author is...

Buried Memories: Poetry by Robert Carr

Robert Carr is the author of Amaranth, published in 2016 by Indolent Books, and The Unbuttoned Eye, a full-length 2019 collection from 3: A...

Song of the First Men: Poetry by Shaun Hill

Song of the First Men I board a bus to the city beneath the tunnels under train-lines, pass the chapel of chapped brick and drop down in the...

RAW! UNCUT! VIDEO!: Review

RAW! UNCUT! VIDEO!: a love story about fetish porn Directed & produced by Ryan A. White & Alex Clausen Wohler Films LLC Reviewed by Hank Trout RAW! UNCUT!...

Golden Shovel for Arthur Russell: Poetry by Harry Hoy

Golden Shovel for Arthur Russell My cello sits in the corner collecting dust. This could be embarrassing but the fine layer of rosin and mite is invisible...

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NMAC Launches the National HIV and Aging Advocacy Network On September 16, 2021, NMAC and its Strong and Healthy Program launched the National HIV and...

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