Episode 36: Whisper Your Novel Into the Ear of This Chicken

John's feeling frisky and Ed is totally over his fire evacuation. So they liken John's career to a stationary train of cabooses, discuss humiliating themselves in order to sell books, recontextualize fleeting experience as a work of art, and read some poems out loud. Follow links to the horrors cats are put through for the creation of inspirational postersAnakana Schofield's article on the media's view of writers, what a palimpsest actually is, Patricia Lockwood's "Rape Joke", and Richard Siken's "Boot Theory".