Trigger warning: bipolar, theme of suicide “Hypothesis: I will not go crazy because I am not truly insane. Just a spectacular fuck up,” is the bitterly hopeful premise of Naadeyah Haseeb’s Manic De… Source: Bethany Mary on “Manic Depressive Dream Girl” by Naadeyah Haseeb

Originally posted on The Rationalists:
https://youtu.be/zezhdw_dNlU ? There is a ubiquitous trend in intellectual spaces of adopting an ideological lens through which to view media, people or events. A brief Google search for “feminist lens” will turn up dozens of academic papers and analyses from a “critical feminist perspective“. A search for “Marxist lens” will…

Originally posted on Rosie Amber:
Today’s second team review is from Bev, she blogs at http://baspicer.blogspot.fr/ Bev has been reading October Rain by Dylan J Morgan Review October Rain ? The action takes place on Mars, but all is not well with the planet, and only a small percentage of the original Earth survivors remain,…

Originally posted on MelDouleur.com:
Lying there, spread out like a butterfly, I watched her, watching you. Staring at her soft, pale curves, my mind swam from her femininity. I was rigid with arousal and this voyeuristic need that I never understood. Her lips moved as she spoke to you, but her words did not…

The Swale rushes from a broken ale cask I imagine, way out beyond the lead mines and a million rope swings.   Dangles into the country like a rosary from the knuckles of the town.   It’s … Source: Evening melts

Originally posted on Suisun Valley Review:
Suisun Valley Review is happy to announce we are open for submissions. We accept short fiction, poetry and visual art. Please read our submission guidelines page for more information. We will be open for submissions until March 28, 2016. We look forward to reading and viewing your work.