Fri, 29 April 2016
In this week’s episode, I
interview poet Campbell McGrath about XX, his tenth book
All 7 panels from Litlando 2016 are now available on youtube here.
Read Amy Watkins's review of XX here.
My creative nonfiction piece, "Just Barely," recently appeared in the Fantastic Floridas section of Burrow Press Review.
My flash fiction, "Gentle Spirit," appeared in THAT Literary Review #1.
On May 10th, I'll be reading with Jared Silvia, Tom Lucas, and Karen Price in The Best of There Will Be Words.
Check out "The Battle Over the Sea Monkey Fortune" at The New York Times Magazine.
The Picasso film I reference is The Mystery of Picasso, from 1956, which is not actually in the 1970s at all.
Check out the music of The Bambi Molesters. Their songs "Rising East" (As the Dark Wave Swells) and "Chaotica" (from Sonic Bullets: 13 from the Hip) are heard on this episode.
Direct download: The_Drunken_Odyssey_Episode_203.mp3
Category:Arts/Culture/Writing -- posted at: 11:20pm EDT
Sat, 23 April 2016
In this week’s episode, I share Litlando 2016's publishing panel, featuring Danita Berg, Lisa Roney, Raquel Henry, and Ryan Rivas.
plus Chris Bedell writes about how Sara Shephard's Pretty Little Liars: Toxic changed his life.
Check out the music of The Tequila Worms.
Direct download: The_Drunken_Odyssey_Episode_202.mp3
Category:Arts/Culture/Writing -- posted at: 3:06pm EDT
Sat, 16 April 2016
Direct download: The_Drunken_Odyssey_Episode_201.mp3
Category:Arts/Culture/Writing -- posted at: 3:34pm EDT
Sat, 9 April 2016
In this week’s episode, I talk to the poet and memoirist Brian Turner,
plus Heather Whited reads her essay, "Scotland Break Up."
According to The Guardian, some readers were not amused by Calvin Trillan's "Have They Run Out of Provinces Yet?".
Direct download: The_Drunken_Odyssey_Episode_200.mp3
Category:Arts/Culture/Writing -- posted at: 3:46pm EDT
Sat, 2 April 2016
In this week’s episode, I talk to the New York Times bestselling novelist Ridley Pearson from Walt Disney World,
plus Mistie Watkins writes about how The Night Circus changed her life.
Direct download: The_Drunken_Odyssey_Episode_199.mp3
Category:Arts/Culture/Writing -- posted at: 3:33pm EDT