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The House of Three Widows

Mariam was already a widow when I first examined her. Thin with sunken cheeks and flashing black eyes, she was from the cotton-ginning Muslim Pinjara community, who make mattresses and quilts. She . . .

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Scotland

An Independent Literature

“But leaders need to be mostly dead. People want solid monuments to cling to, not confused men like themselves.” ― Alasdair Gray, Lanark The eyes of the world are on Scotland. Talking heads the . . .

Kevin P. Gilday performs “It’s Not Good Enough”

Carmelo J. Rizzo reads “Astound”