A Dutch "minimal pair"; two words with a single spelling or sound difference.
The second, a verb: to become, or becoming.
The first, a noun, plural: words.
What Death Wish is to coffee, this anthology is to poetry: a bold, bracing, jolt though the system that will keep you from seeing poetry as complacent ever again. A stirring and agitating read for the times we live in. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus
A cute and informative reference that takes hardly any time to read. Because all of us have, at some point in our lives, looked at a coffee menu and wondered, "What the hell is that?" ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus
For those of us who more or less literally grew up with Harry Potter, The Magicians Trilogy picks up where J.K. Rowling left off. Through the postgraduate slump and your quarter-life crisis, these books are the magical continuing education for your 17- to 30-year-old life. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus
Missing Shel Silverstein? Burnham's short, dirty, funny poems that appear shallow and then plummet suddenly to profundity are your answer. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus
If you're like me, and you like your witty banter served with a side of metaphysical philosophy and spiced with a mix of academia & sex, this is the dish you want to serve to your reading brain tonight ;-)x Written by the author of Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead, Shakespeare in Love, and Brazil, Tom Stoppard's story of research into Lord Byron's missing letters and the characters living around him is everything you could desire in a painfully smart comedy. ~ Reviewed by Katelynne Shimkus