Monthly Archives: May 2014

Amina Cain’s Creature is very much alive

Myself, alone, in my bed, is a story. Creature is a quiet place. It’s deliberate, clean, and deeply personal. Delicate too, and therefore deceptively strong. I imagine Amina Cain staring at a block of marble until the story takes shape. … Continue reading

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Fuck The Virgin Suicides

Seriously, fuck this persistent trope of glorifying and preserving the innocent, pretty girl victim, and especially fuck the cultural obsession with “virginity.” Virginity is a social construct. It is impossible to define without making it glaringly obvious that its perimeters … Continue reading

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