Monthly Archives: May 2010

Bradford County PA, You Are Being Misled

And here’s why. This is from the Keystone Edge site, a seemingly reputable outfit covering economic change and other programs in certain area of MI and PA. Some drillers, including Range Resources and Chesapeake Energy, are simply reusing their water. … Continue reading

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Whatever You Do To The Least Ghazal, by Dennis Mahagin

“When I coughed I saw fireflies. . .” –Denis Johnson Hindsight is 20. With twenty twenties, at Happy Hour, burning pin holes in the eyeball of a dollar bill > pyramid. In God, whatever. Luckily, pimps, repo men and beat … Continue reading

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In Case You Thought Things Had Changed Lately

(from citizensvoice.com) BY ROBERT SWIFT (HARRISBURG BUREAU CHIEF) Published: May 26, 2010 HARRISBURG – Increased crime and damaged roads are two negative impacts of the Marcellus Shale natural gas drilling boom, Rendell administration officials said as the push for a … Continue reading

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Charles Dodd White Interviewed

Here’s a guy you ought to know more about, and not just because I say so. Here’s what his site says. Charles Dodd White was born in Atlanta, Georgia in 1976. He currently lives in Asheville, North Carolina where he … Continue reading

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Kesich vs Baker in Pennsylvania

This is gratifying to see, but Kesich doesn’t represent the typical Millerton resident, either, many of whom I imagine will, like Steve Miller, take the money and run. And why wouldn’t they?  To paraphrase my dad, these are mostly lifelong … Continue reading

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Prizes Have Been Sent. . .

for the Barry Hannah Competition. Sorry it took so long to get them out to you. Thanks again, everyone, for entering. Here’s a Barry H. interview from the Paris Review to warm you up this cool MA morning. There’s a … Continue reading

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Barry Hannah Competition–1st place, Jeff Crook

The End of the War Mother drove our exhausted Toyota out of the shade of the trees, past a swath of sunburned lawn littered with bits of Styrofoam where they had dragged the raft from the shed down to the … Continue reading

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Barry Hannah Competition 2nd Place–Charles Hale

The Wire Out For the second morning in a row Lawrence leaned back in the chair onto two legs and away from the table and let go.  Countless attempts at striking the perfect balance so the chair would stay on … Continue reading

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Barry Hannah Competition 3rd Place–Nathan Gower

I’ll be sending prize packages out this Wednesday. This is a good opportunity for others I’ve missed. If  you’ve been published in FCAC and you have not received a book from me please mail rusty.barnes@gmail.com with your snail address. What’s … Continue reading

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