Mr. Willie Brown

Mr. Willie Brown

2019 marks 100 years since Red Summer and the lynching and killing of hundreds of blacks across the county. Willie Brown was lynched in my hometown, Omaha, on Sept  28, 1919. A mob of nearly 10,000, a horde of angry and racist men stormed the courthouse, breaking...

Bublish Excerpts “Farthest House”

The Lynching of Willie Brown2019 marks 100 years since Red Summer and the lynching and killing…BublishMary Oliver’s WisdomThe unseen presences in Meme’s room, waiting on her death…Bublish Being Vulnerable“White Mask,” was...

Bublish Excerpts “River People”

Tyrants Remain Meeting a Future SelfHow could Bridget know, that in six years…BublishTitleDescription for this block. You can use this space for describing your block.Button text So Many Gains…Further to GoRiver People is a testament to how far women have...
Selkies

Selkies

“Sealskin to Her Selkie,” is a wonderful poem by KT Herr. It’s about shutting ourselves away, regretting choices we’ve made, and losing the memory of “how to wake a body/to its home’s emphatic music.” River People: This is an excellent read. So well written it makes...