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Journal of Compressed Arts Offering Paid Position as a “Final” Reader

Mat­ter Press for Com­pressed Cre­ative Arts is look­ing for a per­son to make some final deci­sions regard­ing a num­ber of poet­ry, CNF, and fic­tion sub­mis­sions dur­ing the two three month open read­ing peri­ods for its Jour­nal of Com­pressed Cre­ative Arts. You’d be paid a whop­ping $250 per read­ing peri­od. Inter­est­ed? Send a let­ter of inter­est […]


America Revisited

Ginsberg’s “Amer­i­ca” from 1956, updat­ed.


Transcript from President Trump’s Rorschach Test Released

Ran­dall Brown Mr. Pres­i­dent, dur­ing the test you will be shown a series of inkblot images. Look at each inkblot for a moment and then tell me what you per­ceive. [Shows the pres­i­dent first image.] What I don’t see is col­lu­sion. Every­one says that. There is no col­lu­sion. Look­ing, look­ing, and there’s no col­lu­sion between Trump and […]


No Word Flash #2

The Trumps’ Genius 


Wednesday Flash Song: Pretty Good Looking

The Wednes­day Flash Song fea­tures songs under three min­utes. Here is The Whites Stripes with “You’re Pret­ty Good Look­ing (For a Girl).” Oh yeah you’re pret­ty good look­ing for a girl but your back is so bro­ken and this feeling’s still gonna linger on until the year 2525 now