Roxane Gay’s collection Ayiti is a blend of fiction, non-fiction and poetry. While the poems and stories vary widely in genre and scope, they are all linked through their characters’ unyielding longing for satisfaction. They seek that satisfaction through sex, rum, zombie arts, a
Be careful next time you choose to live the life of wealth, luxury and perfection on an island like “Demesne.” Demesne is the futuristic location featured in “BETA,” the first of four installations which is almost ‘perfectly’ presented by author Rachel Cohn.Cohn is no
John Alfred Burroughs Jr, 68, died in his home in Manhattan on the weekend of September 7.
Sometimes you pick up a book on a hunch, or curiosity, without knowing what it’s about. So it was with “Brilliance.” There was no synopsis of the story. All that was on the back cover were cryptic reviews, good ones. “A brilliant writer,” said
Joanna (Rapp) Rockwell, 87, of Manhattan died on Thursday at the Leonardville Nursing Home in Leonardville.
An important document in our nation’s history is having its 226th birthday this year. The supreme law of the land was adopted on September 17, 1787, and ratified on March 4, 1789. The United States Constitution has endured through flush times and recessions, through times of dynamic expansion
Betty Jane Kleiner, 88, of Manhattan died Thursday at Via Christi Village in Manhattan.
This much-anticipated first post-Harry Potter “adult” novel by JK Rowling tells the interwoven stories of multiple characters in the small town of Pagford, England. After a member of the town council dies suddenly and unexpectedly in his early forties, this “casual vacancy,” as such an
Gladys Sylvester, 86, of Sabetha died Friday at the Apostolic Christian Home in Sabetha.
The Networks Plus team hired Anne Wertzberger as its newest account manager. Wertzberger is a Kansas State University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in social science and psychology. Before joining NetworksPlus, Wertzberger was a sales representative at Bisco Industries in Wichita. While
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