A publication of the Department of English & Philosophy at Drexel University


Our need to comment

Friday, October 31st, 2014

I’m not sure when this phenomenon started. You go to an article, doesn’t matter where, and [...]

Brits and Yankees: a battle of mystery novels

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

I’ve shared a few thoughts about the value of print books before, particularly the nature of fancy [...]

Salon de Snapchat

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

During my usual browsing of pointless procrastination material I stumbled upon this series of photos. The [...]

Flight Woes

Monday, October 27th, 2014

If you ask international students what is the hardest part of living in a foreign country, [...]

Postcard from Dodge Poetry Festival 2014

Saturday, October 25th, 2014

The weekend weather in Newark is cool and crisp–perfect for a poetry festival. You can follow [...]

Scary Stories

Friday, October 24th, 2014

After spending most of my fiction class on Thursday sharing scary stories and myths I was [...]

Rock-your-socks creative nonfiction

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014

Our own Marshall Warfield recently gave me a back issue of Harper’s Magazine from January 2014. [...]

404 Creativity Not Found

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

“Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.” -Søren Kierkegaard A tool I often use in my posts [...]

Grandfather revealed 30 secrets every man needs—#23 is critical!

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Three years ago on my eighteenth birthday my father pulled me aside and said “Casey, I [...]

Trader Joe’s: king of puns, etc.

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

I love Trader Joe’s, and if I had real money, I would shop here much more frequently. [...]