A Truly Permanent Book Mark

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We’ve all seen literary tattoos; a few of us may even have thought of getting one.  A discreet one.  In a heavily covered place…. right? But how about getting inked as part of a literary design contest?  Well, that’s, um, a novel idea! Revolver is a literary arts organization based in Lowertown, St. Paul, Minnesota.  [….]

Gimbling in the Wabe – The Short and the Shorter of It

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I’ve come to know of an organization called Revolver.  On its Facebook “About” page, it says “Revolver is an arts and cultural magazine based in Minneapolis. We aim to publish writing that is concrete and resonant.”  I like that. It’s more than just an online magazine, though.  It sponsors live events, as well.  I first came [….]

Six-Gun Snow White by Catherynne M. Valente

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Six-Gun Snow White Catherynne M. Valente Subterranean Press First Edition: February 28, 2013 ISBN 978-1-59606-552-9 The Brothers Grimm never saw this one coming. Author Catherynne M. Valente has taken the age old fairy tale of Snow White, infused it with images and archetypes of the Old West and threaded it with Native American folklore.  The [….]