Literary Corner


I think again of my self, at the dining room table, or squatting beneath, sketching my father, seated next to mother, crocheting, smoking or reading his Armenian newspaper, silently enduring his life, the puzzle of […]

Literary Corner

Nostalgic for Pain

In 2017, the Columbia Artists/Teachers (CA/T) program at Columbia University embarked on what may rightly be regarded as a pedagogical experiment: an online writing class that connected Masters in Writing candidates from Columbia University with […]


Chip Away

Chip Away Chip away At the stone that is life And see what may lie At the core, Deep inside. See what may come, What may be Once you are done Scraping away Scratching the […]