Literature

One of Emma Watson’s Maya Angelou Books Hidden Months Ago Only Now Just Found At Morgan Subway Station

March 7, 2017 Comments Off on One of Emma Watson’s Maya Angelou Books Hidden Months Ago Only Now Just Found At Morgan Subway Station 109

Emma Watson might have been trying to do a good...

Brooklyn Bookstore Crawl Features Noticeably Scant Bushwick Agenda

May 3, 2016 Comments Off on Brooklyn Bookstore Crawl Features Noticeably Scant Bushwick Agenda 250

Bushwick isn’t exactly a very “literary” town (unless you count...

Book Sharing Bin On Bogart Street Results In Everyone Simply Getting Rid of Their Books

June 19, 2015 1 614

With the truth out about most Bushwickians just pretending to...

Winner of Literary Open Mic Night at Cobra Club Turns Out to Be Plagiarist

June 1, 2015 Comments Off on Winner of Literary Open Mic Night at Cobra Club Turns Out to Be Plagiarist 441

Cobra Club, known for its grab bag of clientele and...

Mellow Pages Library Closes Thanks to Rampant and No Longer Concealable Bushwick Illiteracy

May 1, 2015 3 945

As The Burning Bush previously reported, a study of residents’¬†reading...

No Coincidence That “Bushwickian” and “Pickwickian” Sound The Same

April 18, 2015 Comments Off on No Coincidence That “Bushwickian” and “Pickwickian” Sound The Same 590

If you’ve ever read The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens–which,...

Bizarre Gains Monopoly Over Alt-Lit Scene After Starting Its Own Press

March 10, 2015 1 490

There’s no shortage of Bushwick denizens calling themselves/desiring to be...

Commonly Overhead in Bushwick: “Maybe I’ll Start Writing Poems and Call Them Short Stories.”

February 11, 2015 Comments Off on Commonly Overhead in Bushwick: “Maybe I’ll Start Writing Poems and Call Them Short Stories.” 1055

Commonly Overheard in Bushwick is an occasional series we write...

Study: Most Bushwickians Just Pretending to Read

January 20, 2015 4 657

While it may seem like the youths of Bushwick are...

Upturn in Typewriter Sales in Bushwick Only

October 13, 2014 4 2067

When one is an aspiring writer, one tends to know...