Housman MD, or, House MD but House Speaks Only in Lines from AE Housman Poems

There is a lot of dark, chaotic energy contained in the show that we here at The Niche know as Hate Crimes MD. The weight of sadness and repression palpable in each and every sentence is truly unbearable. It seems fitting, then, to take that sadness and repression and attempt to make it even worse … Continue reading Housman MD, or, House MD but House Speaks Only in Lines from AE Housman Poems

Collected For Your Convenience: Songs About Gertrude Stein

There is currently a void in your life. There is something missing, something that should be there but isn't.You're not quite sure what it is. It is a playlist composed entirely of songs about American modernist writer Gertrude Stein. With content ranging from hypothetical lesbian bars to imagined hangouts with Gertrude herself to to a … Continue reading Collected For Your Convenience: Songs About Gertrude Stein

Excerpts From Leaves Of Grass Which Prove That I’m Being Chased By Walt Whitman

The collection of poems known as Leaves of Grass were published in various editions between the years 1855 and 1892. Despite the fact that this was all more than a century prior to my own birth I feel reading them as though the man himself has dogged me through life. Many of his poems, if … Continue reading Excerpts From Leaves Of Grass Which Prove That I’m Being Chased By Walt Whitman

Pictures of Robert Sean Leonard Ranked in Order of How Much They Trigger My Dysphoria

10. Only mildly so, the sleeves are rolled up and the vest is rather offensive. A younger Bobby Lenz and this pose would have been dysphoria central to be sure. 9. Just ridiculous. Barely makes me long for a lost boyhood at all. 8. A little too much Disney prince and not enough all boys … Continue reading Pictures of Robert Sean Leonard Ranked in Order of How Much They Trigger My Dysphoria