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SB Stokes – mixed metaphors / a plastic island

December 17th, 2014 · No Comments

The West Coast continues to run things on Weird Deer.

SB Stokes is a poet and a collector of unusual imagery.

He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Alexandra Naughton – We Covered the Television With a Blanket…

December 16th, 2014 · No Comments

Alexandra Naughton is a writer and Based Goth based in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she runs BE ABOUT IT Press.

Her first book of poetry is called I Will Always Be Your Whore [Love Songs for Billy Corgan]. This one comes from her forthcoming chapbook i will always be in love.

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Matthew Dinaro – Sext

December 15th, 2014 · No Comments

Matthew Dinaro performs spoken-word and music as The Short Wave Mystery. His latest digital full-length, The Best American Poetry 2014, is available for a paltry five frogskins.

He offers us a brief ode to the campus library.

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BZRK – Fresh Out the Phonebooth

December 12th, 2014 · No Comments

BZRK is a tenacious young hip hop collective from Nashville.

Here is the official video:

“Fresh Out the Phonebooth” is a Weird Deer exclusive!

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Kurt Chiang – Portrait of the Artist Through Her Portraits

December 10th, 2014 · No Comments

Kurt Chiang is a new friend of Dub-D and a member of the theater group The Neo-Futurists, one of your editor’s key inspirations.

This piece is included in the group’s new book Body.

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Clay Ventre – POEM 3c273

December 8th, 2014 · No Comments

Clay Ventre is a poet and musician living in Salem, Massachusetts. He is also the cofounder of YesNo Press.

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Megan Rutledge – Funeral for a Friendship

December 4th, 2014 · No Comments

Megan Rutledge is a voice over artist from Saskatchewan.

Here, she performs a piece by Emerson Dameron.

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Emerson Dameron – SQS (Startup Qua Startup)

December 2nd, 2014 · No Comments

To keep things moving, here’s an elevator pitch and tech-startup word-find puzzle from your editor.

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Linda Baron-Katz – Battling the Stigma Inside You

November 26th, 2014 · No Comments

Linda Baron-Katz is the author of Surviving Mental Illness, of which she reads an excerpt here.
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Shenakahra – Flirting With Fear

November 25th, 2014 · No Comments

A quick brief performed by musician and voice over artist Shenakahra, written by Emerson Dameron.
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