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Bipolar Babies: Leonard Cohen and Rod Stewart in misery and delight

"Every night and every morn," wrote William Blake one afternoon in 1803, "some to misery are born."
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By JAMES PARKER  |  December 07, 2012
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Alif the Unseen

Alif sat on the cement ledge of his bedroom window, basking in the sun of a hot September.
Excerpted from the novel by G. Willow Wilson
By G. WILLOW WILSON  |  August 17, 2012
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The Collective

There's a road in Sudbury, on the outskirts of Boston, called Waterborne.
Excerpted from the novel by Dan Lee
By DON LEE  |  August 17, 2012
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Summer fiction

Summer is a good time to suspend some disbelief.
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By PHOENIX STAFF  |  July 22, 2011