Category: Reading

September 28, 2012 / / Reading
September 25, 2012 / / Reading
September 24, 2012 / / Politics
September 24, 2012 / / Reading
November 30, 2010 / / Reading

Shelly Oria’s final contribution is about a man who wanted to be a better man—the kind of man who’s not a prisoner of his own anatomy, the kind of man who saves a life if he can, expecting nothing in return.

November 17, 2010 / / Reading
November 10, 2010 / / Performance Art

Our November guest contributor Shelly Oria is also a playwright, and has contributed this excerpt of her original work, Emma’s Undoing. Meet Sergey, Emma and Barco, and their Russian humor.

November 8, 2010 / / Reading
May 11, 2010 / / Reading
May 5, 2010 / / Reading

So here’s the thing: I live in Manhattan. I realize this admission may count as blasphemy in these parts, but I spend what seems like several night a week in Brooklyn, and well, there’s nothing like an outsider’s perspective to keep people honest. I also write about Brooklyn a great deal, in both my fiction and non-fiction, so why don’t we start there and see what happens.