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Champions of pleasure

the kind that champions of pleasure drink. ~ CP Cavafy, I Left #FridayFeeling pic.twitter.com/qyQHMQd9PJ — Onassis Cultural Center New York (@OCCNY) March 30, 2018

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From their house to our house

  First off, any red brick building that has PICKLES, CATSUPS, SAUCES, on it’s front already owns me. Two. Great. Signage. 3. Neil Wadhwa marketing/merchadising skills on display bar none. Cindy Ma. (bump her to “First”) 5. A.F. Emma. Mikko. Those broadsides. Six (o’clock). How I always picture Neil. (Yes, she has giddy crushes on […]

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KFB 2018 SPRING LAUNCH w/ new chapbooks by LAUREN TURNER WE’RE NOT GOING TO DO BETTER NEXT TIME, JOHN STINTZI THE MACHETE TOURIST, ROXANNA BENNETT UNSEEN GARDEN, and our first broadside from DALE SMITH SONS. A glorious occasion. knife | fork | book IN STORES & ONLINE NOW Photos: TORBEN ROBERTSON

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Sunday tweets

“I had to convince myself that I was worthy of having a voice.” -Tommy Pico #nals2018 pic.twitter.com/EavmSnZs0d — Native American Lit (@NALSymposium) March 25, 2018 "Poets need to live where others don't care to look, and they needto do this because if they don't they can't sing to us of all the secret and public […]

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Marveling

But tonight, I’m marveling in this body a moment, * I don’t quite know how it happens when nights like last seem magically called into being. Actually, yes, I do know. You all came. Three extraordinary new works/chapbooks by ROXANNA BENNETT, LAUREN TURNER, JOHN STINTZI, and a breathtakingly beautiful broadside from DALE SMITH SONS (our […]

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¡STINTZI!

It was truly wonderful to finally meet JOHN STINTZI and their partner MELANIE PIERCE  as they bounded up the steps just before closing last night. Hear John TONIGHT read from their very first chapbook, THE MACHETE TOURIST, alongside LAUREN TURNER WE’RE NOT GOING TO DO BETTER NEXT TIME and ROXANNA BENNETT UNSEEN GARDEN w/ NEW DALE […]

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It’s in the details

    AN OPEN LOVE LETTER TO UGLY DUCKLING PRESSE It’s always, always, always, in the details. That’s what you have shown us, time and time again. The ‘little finds’ that bring such delight and pleasure to your publications, a ‘hidden’ numbered letterpress postcard, the way your subscription boxes are packed with such attention/intention (thank […]

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Frivolity

omg, her cocktail has finally arrived!” Frivolity was in full force last night at Le Gala de l’Académie de la vie littéraire (La Sala Rossa, Montreal) with fantastical hosts Mathieu Arsenault and Catherine Cormier-Larose (congrats!), music by La Fièvre, spectacular trophies by Jonathan Lafleur, an impressive slate of Montreal-scene poets, including Jacob Wren, Elkahna Talbi, Jessica Bebenek, Kama La Mackerel, Marcella […]

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Friday. We launch.

  k | f | b FRIDAYS | THIS FRIDAY  k | f | b 2018 SPRING CHAPBOOK LAUNCH ROXANNA BENNETT UNSEEN GARDEN JOHN STINTZI THE MACHETE TOURIST LAUREN TURNER WE’RE NOT GOING TO DO BETTER NEXT TIME FRIDAY MARCH 23RD +++ our first broadside from DALE SMITH SONS  knife | fork | book at […]

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Mesmerized

An idyllic setting. DAVID PETER CLARK and JONATHAN PAPPO in tandem fill the space to appreciative listeners, performing SPELL (Swimmer’s Group). Last night. knife | fork | book Find SPELL by DAVID PETER CLARK at knife | fork | book Photos: KIRBY