Jaime Karnes
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Jaime Karnes earned her BA at the University of Kansas, her MFA from Rutgers-Newark, and she teaches fiction writing at Gotham Writers' Workshop. She also teaches English and Literature at Rutgers University. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Storyglossia, Willard & Maple, TransLit, Etude Magazine, and HTMLGIANT. She lives and writes in Manhattan. She can be reached at cellardoorcopy (at) gmail.com.

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Rosanne Cash: More Than Just a Legend's Daughter | 16 Nov 2010 // 4:00 PM

Rosanne Cash’s lyricism plays on the page as if she’s on stage with guitar in hand. You can hear the music as you read. PopMatters Jaime Karnes talks with this gifted writer of songs and stories.


'Heart of the City' Reads Like One Ashton Kutcher Movie After Another | 16 Feb 2011 // 3:59 PM

I suppose that’s the difficulty in navigating truth and fiction. The two don’t belong together. By all accounts, fiction is a lie that feels true, not the other way around.

'The Lover's Dictionary' What We Really Talk About When We Try to Talk About Love | 7 Feb 2011 // 3:59 PM

To answer the question, What is love? can be daunting if not outright frightening. Is it a singular thing that can be repeated?


Beat Up Creations: Altered Antique Plates | 19 Nov 2010 // 1:59 AM

Beat Up Creations: Altered Antique Plates [$25 and up]

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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