Mark Jarman

  • Prosím

    The scree of the chimney swifts. The facade’s crawling notations. The shopper’s cumbersome gifts. The mop’s…

  • Passed On

    Head of the motor pool in World War II on Saipan. Tumbled out of his jeep one night on Saipan. Head injury requiring a plate on Saipan. Story told…

  • Bone Fires

    Audio: Hear the poet read this poem aloud. The manikin’s head is filled with water so. When the bonfire brings it to a boil. It explodes and…

  • Strange Tales of the Kingdom of Fife

    Hear the author read this poem Here Michael Scott, the Wizard of Balwearie, Set Satan to the task of braiding rope.From sea sand. He might…

  • Bat

    Hear the author read this poem (in RealAudio)         I remember the Sierra pond. where at evening bats went dipping,…

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CrossFit Versus Yoga: Choose a Side

How a workout becomes a social identity

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Is Technology Making Us Better Storytellers?

The minds behind House of Cards and The Moth weigh in.

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A Short Film That Skewers Hollywood

A studio executive concocts an animated blockbuster. Who cares about the story?

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In Online Dating, Everyone's a Little Bit Racist

The co-founder of OKCupid shares findings from his analysis of millions of users' data.

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What Is a Sandwich?

We're overthinking sandwiches, so you don't have to.

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Let's Talk About Not Smoking

Why does smoking maintain its allure? James Hamblin seeks the wisdom of a cool person.

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