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Do I Dare Disturb the Universe? A Farewell.

Do I Dare Disturb the Universe? A Farewell.

Dear Wonderful Readers, My time here at burntdistrict and Sparkwheel Press has seemingly to come to an end. All this time, I’ve interviewed poets who have taught me about life, given me advice and book suggestions, and shown gratitude. But I don’t think I’ve ever taken the time to really tell you about me. And […]

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Digging through Dirty Laundry

Digging through Dirty Laundry

This week our featured poet is Elizabeth Onusko. Her piece, “Case History,” is slightly longer, and so I’ll include a link here to my personal blog so you can read it (sidenote: I am not as emo as my profile picture portrays me to be. Do people use the word “emo” anymore?) “Case History” struck […]

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The Girl Who Played Fetch with Fire

The Girl Who Played Fetch with Fire

Hello again, beautiful readers. I need to get something out before I begin. Have any of you ever spent any time in a coffee shop in a “hip location” of Chicago? Because I thought this would be a good idea, but apparently any hip location is swarmed with starving artists ready to punch each other […]

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