This anthology of The Moth storyslam from NPR is a collection of stories that are better heard, not read.
K.V. Johansen's Blackdog is a standalone fantasy of run-on sentences and anticlimactic battles.
Review: These Days by Jack Cheng
Jack Cheng's self-published novel These Days is a fluid narrative of New York City lovers, but one that lacks momentum and closure.
Review: Extinction, by Mark Alpert
Mark Alpert's Extinction about a post-Singularity computer able to assimilate human beings suffers from too many gimmicks and clumsy exposition.
Reading Rainbow Remixed
In collaboration with PBS Digital Studios, John D Boswell, aka melodysheep, remixes LeVar Burton's Reading Rainbow to produce music video 'In Your Imagination'.
Neil Gaiman's commencement speech inspires art
Neil Gaiman's May 2012 commencement speech to The University of the Arts inspired students to make good art, always.
Review: World War Z
The novel World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks puts too much focus on the military and on too many characters to be a page-turner.
The benefits of re-reading
With so many new library books to read, is it worth one's valuable time to revisit and re-experience previously read favorite books?