transgressive fiction needs to make a comeback by Bogdan Dragos

he used to write those very intense works about human suffering and degeneracy and the corruption of good souls into evil criminals – Breaking Bad style He hated supranatural stuff in writing. Stayed away from it. “It’s just stupid,” he said. “There’s more than enough magic, both dark and light, into the human heart to… Leer más transgressive fiction needs to make a comeback by Bogdan Dragos

Diary, 2018

By Elisa Gonzalez May 2, 2022, By The Paris Review Diaries Photograph by Caryl González. In our Spring issue, we published selections from Annie Ernaux’s 1988 diaries, which chronicle the affair that served as the basis for her memoir Simple Passion. To mark the occasion, the Review has begun asking writers and artists for pages from their… Leer más Diary, 2018

Call For Submissions 2022 Anthology: “A Beautiful Twist”

by sereichert Good morning, readers and writers. I can’t believe we’re already one trip around the sun from last year’s submissions call! The previous years have resulted in two wonderful poetry anthologies with a variety of contributors across the globe. This year, I’m changing things up. The theme for this year is “A Beautiful Twist”.… Leer más Call For Submissions 2022 Anthology: “A Beautiful Twist”

Diversity in Fiction: Crafting Characters Respectfullyby Sara Reichert

by sereichert I’m not one to go seeking out hot-button issues, but the truth is when we don’t address underlying, systemic problems of all the ‘isms’ in our culture (from government programs, to housing applications, to writing fiction–) they continue to hold power over and harm other human beings. So, I’m discussing today how we,… Leer más Diversity in Fiction: Crafting Characters Respectfullyby Sara Reichert

2021!

When I was looking for the concept of record to translate from Spanish to English, I came across this phrase: “My host, who serves the bread rolls, does not have to keep a record of whether he has wiped the counter and washed the dishes”. In addition, awaken a smile in me. Thank you for… Leer más 2021!