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An Open Letter To Middle Schoolers


Dear Middle Schoolers, This letter also applies to those of you who identify as “Junior High Schoolers,” so please do not disregard it if you are now thinking, “Middle Schooler? What’s that? Not me!” Are you between the ages of 11 and 14? Then this note is for you. And, trust me, you’re going to…

Bushwick Poetry Release Party!

Buswick Poetry

(Bushwick, New York City) – On Thursday September, 26th at 7:45 PM, Molasses Books will host the release party of the anthology Bushwick Poetry published through RabbleRouseTheWorld Books. The collection features poems from 16 writers living in the neighborhood of Bushwick, New York. From Coney Island’s freak show performer, Aaron Rush Hicks, to Linda Penny,…

An Open Letter to a Chelsea Beggar

Homeless Guy With Sign

 Dear Sir,  I saw you on my way to work today, I believe at the corner of 24th Street and 6th Avenue. I don’t often read the signs since I’m afraid my slowing down to read might be misconstrued as an interest in donating. I was, however, able to catch some of your post in…