Tag Archives: Lit

Local Laureates and Wordsmiths

Curernt’s annual summer poetry and fiction contest grows each year, and has become one of the events our-staff is most excited for. Washtenaw County has  untapped great writers, eager to be published. Deciding this year’s winners was a challenge. In 2013, we updated the contest, asking for [Twitter poems restricted to 140 characters] and [Flash

Rusted Words

A boy and his father wander the rural areas of Tennessee and Kentucky scavenging through the gutted skeletons of foreclosed houses.

Toni Morrison

A new book by a Nobel Prize winner is always a significant literary event, and Toni Morrison’s latest novel, Home, is that and also a fine example of a master at work.