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Gerald So
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David Spicer
YOU TELL ME Some people need killing. You know who my object of opprobrium is: the plump-faced misogynist who moved in down the street. Besides being a a misogynist, this mutt has eyes for ten-year olds, and he’s a xenophobe, a cripple-hater, a racist. This...
YOU TELL ME Some people need killing. You know who my object of opprobrium is: the plump-faced misogynist who moved in down the street. Besides being a a misogynist, this mutt has eyes for ten-year olds, and he’s a xenophobe,...
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LOIS LANE: FALLOUT
© by Gerald So | 2:30 P.M. Two weeks ago via Twitter, I learned about Gwenda Bond's YA series with DC Comics' legendary Lois Lane as protagonist and was immediately interested. The first book, Fallout finds sixteen-year-old Lois recently moved with her Army...
© by Gerald So | 2:30 P.M. Two weeks ago via Twitter, I learned about Gwenda Bond's YA series with DC Comics' legendary Lois Lane as protagonist and was immediately interested. The first book, Fallout finds sixteen-year-old L...
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BROKEN WINDOW THEORY The couple next door got some more marriage counseling from the cops tonight. My wife and I set our clocks by the first sonata of their Saturday night symphony. Sally owns the house; Donnie owns the truck. For a year every time I went t...
BROKEN WINDOW THEORY The couple next door got some more marriage counseling from the cops tonight. My wife and I set our clocks by the first sonata of their Saturday night symphony. Sally owns the house; Donnie owns the truck...
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New Month's Resolution
© by Gerald So | 3:30 A.M. For all the hype new years get, January has been tough sledding for me since grade school. It might have been the challenge of coming back from Christmas break, but I've come to describe January as "a month of Mondays". One of the...
© by Gerald So | 3:30 A.M. For all the hype new years get, January has been tough sledding for me since grade school. It might have been the challenge of coming back from Christmas break, but I've come to describe January as ...
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LOIS LANE: FALLOUT by Gwenda Bond
© by Gerald So | 3:00 P.M. Two weeks ago via Twitter, I learned about Gwenda Bond's YA series with DC Comics' legendary Lois Lane as protagonist and was immediately interested. The first book, Fallout finds sixteen-year-old Lois recently moved with her Army...
© by Gerald So | 3:00 P.M. Two weeks ago via Twitter, I learned about Gwenda Bond's YA series with DC Comics' legendary Lois Lane as protagonist and was immediately interested. The first book, Fallout finds sixteen-year-old L...
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Thirteen Years of Looking at a Blog
© by Gerald So | 1:30 A.M. The title of this entry marking this blog's thirteenth anniversary is a nod to Wallace Stevens' "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird" . No, I haven't come up with a poem of my own for the occasion though, thirteen years ago, t...
© by Gerald So | 1:30 A.M. The title of this entry marking this blog's thirteenth anniversary is a nod to Wallace Stevens' "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird". No, I haven't come up with a poem of my own for the occasio...
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Deadine January 21: Poems about Crimes of Passion, Love Gone Wrong
I'm seeking two more unpublished poems for our February 2017 Valentine's/passion/love theme. Aside from the theme, the usual guidelines apply. Deadline is Saturday, January 21 . I am accepting regular submissions at the same time.
I'm seeking two more unpublished poems for our February 2017 Valentine's/passion/love theme. Aside from the theme, the usual guidelines apply. Deadline is Saturday, January 21. I am accepting regular submissions at the same t...
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C.J. Edwards
SWEET SIXTEEN Her toes stick out from a huddle of blue and white smocks. They point at the ceiling, pale soles staring out. Hospital staff, security, and police stand outside the room away from the tangle of urgent limbs, maneuvering around wires and tubes....
SWEET SIXTEEN Her toes stick out from a huddle of blue and white smocks. They point at the ceiling, pale soles staring out. Hospital staff, security, and police stand outside the room away from the tangle of urgent limbs, man...
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New Year's Eve at Midnight
© by Gerald So | 2:30 A.M. I get to pad my publishing stats for 2016 with three new poems at Johnny Longfellow's Midnight Lane Boutique , which has also just reopened to submissions . Please enjoy with the festive food and drink of your choice. See you next...
© by Gerald So | 2:30 A.M. I get to pad my publishing stats for 2016 with three new poems at Johnny Longfellow's Midnight Lane Boutique, which has also just reopened to submissions. Please enjoy with the festive food and drin...
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St. Mary's, Hofstra, Queens College...That Gerald So
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I'm a freelance writer, editor of The Five-Two weekly poetry site, reviewer of books, television, film, and moderator of discussion groups. I was fiction editor for The Thrilling Detective Web Site (2001-'09) and an adjunct English professor at Hofstra University (1998-2004).
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  • Hofstra University
    English/Creative Writing, 1992 - 1996
    Bachelor of Arts
  • Queens College, City University of New York
    Creative Writing, 1997 - 1998
    Master of Arts
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