Posts Tagged: Father

The Storming Bohemian Punks the Muse #35: Moons and Mirrors, Fathers and Sons

By

So, I had a vision this morning in which I visited the moon. What’s that? You don’t have visions? Oh, my friend, you must learn to have visions; it is a gift that saves.

I did not intend to go to the moon.

...more

The Rumpus Poetry Book Club Chat with Jennifer Whitaker

By

Jennifer Whitaker discusses her new collection The Blue Hour, persona poems, the violence in fairy tales, and writing about sexual abuse. ...more

Weekend Rumpus Roundup

By

In the Saturday essay, “Broken Bird: Reflections on The Upside of Anger,” Kathryn Buckley notes similarities between the film, starring Keri Russell, and her own experiences—both she and Russell’s character struggled with anorexia. When Buckley finds herself in an MFA program, something clicks.

...more