Posts Tagged: The Rumpus Book Club Where I Live

The Rumpus Book Club, Where I Live #11: Nancy Lili Gonzalez

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None of my furniture matches. Two red bar stools. One green cast iron chair, slowly turning gold. A chestnut drawer thing– I don’t know it’s proper name– it has three drawers, each packed with personal journals, and it has two shelves, packed with Artforums and with picture albums that revolve around my smile and with […]

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The Rumpus Book Club, Where I Live #2: Corey Duncan Stewart

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I wake sticky hot in the early afternoon to the sounds of construction next door, Rottweilers barking down below and Chinese workers squabbling as a Puerto Rican woman screams from her window for someone unknown. I take out my earplugs and remove my eye mask as the fan ripples the sheets. I rise, walking naked […]

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