Posts Tagged: Out of Sheer Rage

The Rumpus Mini-Interview #105: Miranda Pennington


In between book launch events, Miranda Pennington found time to discuss her bibliomemoir and more. ...more

Kathleen Heil: The Last Book I Loved, Out of Sheer Rage


It seems only appropriate that I put off writing this essay for several months despite the fact that sitting down to write it sooner really wouldn’t have been that hard, not coal mining-hard as writers always say, and here am I spooling out one of those awkwardly long sentences that only Romance-language writers can really get away with, and I’ve lit a cigarette and started to smoke it and I notice that the cup I am using as an ashtray—since I have no ashtray out of sheer denial that I actually smoke—has the word LOVE written on each side