January 8, 2016



"Room" is a work of skill, with an interesting shift that says as much about the differences between literature and cinema as it does about the talents involved.


For observant Jews, the couple is the unit of participation in a community; a single person is an extra digit, a misfit. Observant Jews divorce only when desperate.

Poem | The Divorce

In a small way, the foreign residents / Are rounded up—the Spartans sit and comb / Their hair, watched by the Persians from their tents— / Rationing starts...
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