November 26, 2019

The Woman with the Rachael Tattoo: More Notes from My Life with Blade Runner

            At the beginning of the month, I changed my Facebook profile picture to a still of Rachael, the replicant played by Sean Young in Blade Runner. Since then, I’ve gotten more friend requests from men (all writers; all with numerous mutual friends) than I have since…ever.
November 12, 2019

Incept Date, or, My First Encounters with Blade Runner and Beyond

Sarah Nichols lives and writes in Connecticut, and is the author of eight chapbooks, including She May Be a Saint (Porkbelly Press, 2019) and This is Not a Redemption Story (Dancing Girl Press, 2018.) Her work is forthcoming in the Twin Peaks poetry anthology, These Poems are Not What They Seem (Apep Publications, 2020) and her poems and essays have also appeared in Drunk Monkeys and Five:2:One Magazine.
February 28, 2019

The Bookshop Hunter: The Five Best Traits of a Great Bookshop

I was sitting in the Chelsea Royal Diner just outside of Brattleboro, Vermont when my conversation with the waitress took a turn toward what I was doing in the area, and we began down a path I have grown all too familiar with. Over the course of the last year of road trips and visiting bookshops, my conversations with people who learn about this endeavor of mine have naturally and consistently led to two questions: What’s the best local bookshop, and what makes a bookshop truly great?
February 13, 2019

Gender is a most Confusing thing: 8 songs for the non binary listener!

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