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Book Review: Excavation by Wendy C. Ortiz

When one reads a book published by Future Tense, one should expect to feel willingly uncomfortable with the author’s honesty. No matter the specific subject matter, there will be at least one moment, a feeling, a crash into clarity that makes one realize: I’ve been here too. Reading Wendy C. Ortiz’s excellent memoir, Excavation, is […]

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Book Review: Legs Get Led Astray by Chloe Caldwell

Chloe Caldwell’s personal essays have a way of making me dissect my own life, whether I want to or not. I say “me” instead of “you” (though I bet it would be true for you too), and I am disregarding the editorial ‘we.’ Reading Legs Get Led Astray is not an abstraction – it is […]