Tripoli library set aflame, 50,000 books lost

One of the largest and oldest libraries in Lebanon, the Al Sa’eh Library of Tripoli, was torched during the night of Friday, January 3. Over 80,000 titles were in the library’sRead more »

Each poem an elegy

On the cusp of the new year, Octopus no. 16 went live, and with it Heather Christle’s “Poem for Bill Cassidy.” Cassidy, as Christle explained in a blog post, was publishedRead more »