Thanks to the efforts of the Connecticut Innocence Project, I am confident this anniversary will be Jeremy's last behind bars. His freedom will do nothing, however, to help two other children who suffered as a result of this case: Angela and Jesse _X_.
I'm thrilled to say that two of our debut authors at Tarpaulin Sky Press are up for book awards. Steven Dunn’s "Potted Meat" has been chosen as a finalist for a Colorado Book Award in the category of Literary Fiction, and Elizabeth Hall’s "I Have Devoted My Life to the Clitoris" has been chosen as a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award in the category of Bisexual Nonfiction.
"[D]eath, as a solution, is so all encompassing, so finite, other ways of coping pale in comparison. In no time, your neural pathways form a perfect arrow leading to the afterlife...."
[UPDATE 31 DEC 2016] Although the terms of his plea included specific language affirming that Adams maintains his innocence, the DA’s office subsequently issued a press release falsely stating that Adams “admitted” to molesting six children. Several days later the DA's office would retract the false statement with no fanfare, leaving newspapers like the SacBee to continue libeling Robert Adams as late as 31 December 2016.
I've been working on a review of Janaka's book for a couple months. My mother died a few weeks into it (the review, not the book), which was highly appropriate both for the book's themes and my mother's sense of humor....