Found Grid

I Am An Artist, or So I Remembered

(From issue #3 of The Simba Life) By Tim Whitney I am an artist. I have been since high school, probably before then, but it was in high school that I felt comfortable with that distinction. Even though I went

Found Grid

I Am An Artist, or So I Remembered

(From issue #3 of The Simba Life) By Tim Whitney I am an artist. I have been since high school, probably before then, but it was in high school that I felt comfortable with that distinction. Even though I went

Eastershade

Coming In: A Coming Out Story

(From issue #3 of The Simba Life) By Jason Brown ACKNOWLEDGING AND AFFIRMING ONE’S OWN queerness is often called “coming out of the closet.” There are myriad ways that we can then picture how any given queer individual might exit

Eastershade

Coming In: A Coming Out Story

(From issue #3 of The Simba Life) By Jason Brown ACKNOWLEDGING AND AFFIRMING ONE’S OWN queerness is often called “coming out of the closet.” There are myriad ways that we can then picture how any given queer individual might exit

books
/ Life

10 Commandments for 2015

(From issue #3 of The Simba Life) By Alyssa Vincent It feels weird and slightly cocky to write about what I’ve learned in 2014. In my linear mind, “learned” implies “known”, and I don’t think we get to know anything about

books
/ Life

10 Commandments for 2015

(From issue #3 of The Simba Life) By Alyssa Vincent It feels weird and slightly cocky to write about what I’ve learned in 2014. In my linear mind, “learned” implies “known”, and I don’t think we get to know anything about

sl3-cover

I Could Have Died: An SL3 Briefing

This year, I learned at least three things. I learned (1) to be less skeptical of poetry, that sometimes writing a poem is the best and only way to embody a feeling, thought, or moment. I learned (2) that I love

sl3-cover

I Could Have Died: An SL3 Briefing

This year, I learned at least three things. I learned (1) to be less skeptical of poetry, that sometimes writing a poem is the best and only way to embody a feeling, thought, or moment. I learned (2) that I love

ya

Two Librarians Discuss: The Dystopian Deluge

In the second installment of the “Two Librarians Discuss” series, I chat with Jenny Wilkin, a youth services librarian who also happens to be my fiancée. We chatted about the rash of dystopian YA film adaptations that have flooded the screen

ya

Two Librarians Discuss: The Dystopian Deluge

In the second installment of the “Two Librarians Discuss” series, I chat with Jenny Wilkin, a youth services librarian who also happens to be my fiancée. We chatted about the rash of dystopian YA film adaptations that have flooded the screen

shady

Notes On ‘Shady Characters’

Things I learned while reading about punctuation.

shady

Notes On ‘Shady Characters’

Things I learned while reading about punctuation.

favre

Getting Bretter

There’s new quarterback drama in Green Bay this season that will likely quicken the blood flow through the cheese-clogged arteries of Packers fans like me. We are lucky that it does not involve the health status of Aaron Rodgers, who

favre

Getting Bretter

There’s new quarterback drama in Green Bay this season that will likely quicken the blood flow through the cheese-clogged arteries of Packers fans like me. We are lucky that it does not involve the health status of Aaron Rodgers, who