Posts by Joseph Spece

'Il possédait au moins un assez large pouvoir humain.' [A_R_]

Convenient Morbidity

A very lean and cautious love wants to talk limits. Some writers of Writing are so so lean, full of …

Rocket Caleshu’s “The State”

In his “A Sense of Measure,” Robert Creeley discusses what one’s ‘given to write’: ‘No merely intellectual program can find …

SHARKPACK Annual 2017’s LIVE, PLUS.

We wondered: what’s the long poem looking like these days? We haven’t read many. Our spelunking’s turned up SHARKPACK Annual: Longform. Web …

Tedious Callers + Wraiths

A rapping at the door with fist’s rhythm—or worse, with a knocker. Lève la tête and open. Aha, it’s a …

NEWS: PITCH VIPER PRIZE Finalists

Fathom very happily announces the finalists for the PITCH VIPER PRIZE, calling for experimental shortbooks: Julia Rose Lewis’ How to Hypnotize …