Creative Nonfiction

Variations on a Theme: Slayer, Detroit, 1992

By On November 30, 2015

Driving with Mickey from Jackson to the old Fox Theater down- town inside two balconies towering over the main floor levels teeming w/bodies like Dante’s Inferno we found our place at the… Read More

New Releases

November in Books: Small Press New Releases

By On November 30, 2015

This is the eleventh installment of Entropy’s “Month in Books” feature. Holler over to Jenny (jenny@entropymag.org) if you are a small press and would like to see your new releases up on… Read More

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Sunday List: What We’re Grateful For

By On November 29, 2015

When I was growing up, before Thanksgiving dinner my mother forced everyone to go around the table and say what they were thankful for. Outwardly I rolled my eyes and groaned but… Read More


Eastern Electronic: The Eclectic

By On November 28, 2015

Like anywhere else, you can find an eclecticism in the new electronic music of Japan, China, Korea. Dance, electronica, glitch; these are the formidable sounds of technology. Takako Minekawa — Fun 9 1998’s Fun… Read More

Creative Nonfiction

Variations on a Theme: Arpeggi

By On November 27, 2015

Right before my high school graduation, when the threat of dispersion and uncertainty got real, I wrote a guy I liked a last-ditch confessional letter. I knew he had a girlfriend because… Read More

Friday Night Magic resize
Board Games

Friday Night Magic

By On November 27, 2015

We pack into Kanschat’s mom’s minivan because she is the only mom willing to drive us to Santa Maria—a city of strip malls ringed with farmlands—so we can play in a tournament… Read More



By On November 26, 2015

HAPPY MOOSHGIVING/THANKSGIVING, from CCM-ENTROPY! This year we are thankful for every member of the CCM-Entropy community, to all of our readers, and for each other. Have a safe holiday!… Read More


Wednesday Entropy Roundup

By On November 25, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving!  … Read More


Not Dark Yet by Berit Ellingsen

By On November 25, 2015

Not Dark Yet by Berit Ellingsen Two Dollar Radio, 2015 216 pages – TDR / Amazon   Berit Ellingsen confronts the weighty subject of climate change in her new novel Not Dark… Read More

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Edible Etymologies: Thanksgiving Edition

By On November 25, 2015

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the first celebration of Thanksgiving “was held by the Plymouth colony in 1621, in thankfulness for their first harvest in America after a year of struggle and… Read More

Small Press

Sad Spell Press

By On November 24, 2015

Sad Spell Press was almost an accident. Elle and I had both considered printing chapbooks in the future but when we read a few of the submissions for Issue 1 and realized… Read More


Their Days Are Numbered XLVII

By On November 24, 2015

Their Days Are Numbered is a new year-long project authored by the collective Entropy community. It is a collaborative online novel written by the Entropy community on a weekly basis. A different author will write the next… Read More

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The Birds: After: Two

By On November 24, 2015

Frightened of birds but remembering how in childhood birds existed theoretically as something beautiful, something named so lyrically—nightingale, starling— how language itself soothes makes a prototype how tracing a finger around the… Read More

Creative Nonfiction

Variations on a Theme: Michel

By On November 23, 2015

  Traveling through northern France with Michel driving. The Beatles singing on the radio, “Michelle, my belle”. A sky of uniform grey, dark, dark grey. And then, a surprise rainbow. And then,… Read More