Wednesday Entropy Roundup

By On September 2, 2015

Feature image via Bookworm baby (Buzzfeed, 8/31) Cattoos! (The Atlantic, 10/2/14) Geeking out with Junot Díaz (YouTube, 9/19/12) Ecto Cooler beer! (iHorror, 8/27) How Graywolf made it big. (Vulture, 8/31) Jonathan… Read More

Creative Nonfiction

Man Church

By On September 2, 2015

Note: Identifying details like names (etc.) have been changed. In 2011, I started a performance series called “The Real Life of Johanna Reed,” that ended halfway through the second piece because I… Read More


Their Days Are Numbered XXXV

By On September 1, 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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alice blue books

By On September 1, 2015

I can't even say something like "It all went so fast!" because when I think of how it started, well that seems like a lifetime ago. I was 22 living in a… Read More


Some Notes on Detective Stories

By On September 1, 2015

The situation of our time Surrounds us like a baffling crime. — W.H. Auden First, a confession: I collect detective stories. Preferably old ones featuring spry and witty English gentlemen. I am… Read More

New Releases

August in Books: Small Press New Releases

By On August 31, 2015

This is the eighth installment of Entropy’s “Month in Books” feature, where we compile the past month’s small press new releases. Are you a press? Are you small? Don’t see yourself here, but would like… Read More

Creative Nonfiction

El amor regresa a ti

By On August 31, 2015

We gather around the counter As H reflects on growing old the bitterness and brutality how there is no mother or father whether or not it’s a blessing to die young. And… Read More

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It’s Not Magic

By On August 31, 2015

After almost ten years of marriage to a man who can throw ingredients together and make a meal, who can add a dash of something to razz it up, who can taste… Read More

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Creative Nonfiction

Sans Meds: Three Short Shorts

By On August 28, 2015

This series is called Sans Meds for a reason. In order to write, all gimmicks aside, I often go off my medication and become dependent on the withdrawal, which is an immediate… Read More

Opener Lily-Rose Depp We Are Trolls

POP TALKS 8: We Are Trolls

By On August 27, 2015

Cover Image: Lily-Rose Depp: We Are Trolls Part I: The Sexpot Nanny Goes For Broke We are all trolls today in one form or another, right? We all get obsessed with a… Read More

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“Everyone is a crackpot” – A Conversation with Sean H. Doyle

By On August 26, 2015

  Sean H. Doyle pulls no punches. Equal parts beautiful and painful, kinetic and heart wrenching, This Must Be The Place starts with a childhood car wreck and ends with our protagonist… Read More


Wednesday Entropy Roundup

By On August 26, 2015

Against Cards Against Humanity (The Kernel, 5/31) The new issue of New Bile is out. You had me at abandoned dinosaur parks…(io9, 4/27) #Fashiondads! The best fantasy novels. Ever. (Buzzfeed Books, 8/20) Feminism and Girl Meets… Read More


Dinnerview: Jacob Knabb

By On August 26, 2015

Jacob S. Knabb is the Co-Owner and Senior Editor of Curbside Splendor Publishing, named ‘Best Indie Press’ by Chicago Magazine, and Editor Emeritus of Another Chicago Magazine. You can follow him on Twitter where… Read More



By On August 26, 2015

1. Where Monsters Dwell (No. 3, Sept 2015, Marvel) – Garth Ennis, Russ Braun & Dono Sanchez Almara A Feminist twist on the vintage fantasy adventure monster genre, Ennis & Braun’s craft… Read More