The Poet

By Vincent Poturica We will conduct the interview in the mental asylum.  “Tea will be provided,” the doctor promises over the phone.  I thank him.  Tea is always good. My editor has discovered the whereabouts of the author of On Love and Other Difficulties, a single long poem.  The slim …

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Kite Surfing in Sri Lanka

Kite Surfing in Sri Lanka Kitesurfing or Kiteboarding is an adventure surface water sport combining wakeboard- ing, windsurfing, surfing, paragliding and gymnastics into one extreme sport. “Kitemares” apart, Kitesurfing has now advanced to what it is today, as seen in – www.kitesurfingsrilanka.com

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Indian Premier League: Just a Spectacle?

    By Rudham Gammampila Wednesday, May 18, 2011                                                                                 Indian Premier League: Just a Spectacle?  While in India for the past week or so I found that many of the people I met spoke of a disenchantment with the fourth installment of the DLF IPL (Indian Premier League), and …

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A Conversation with Battle Napkin

   By Vincent Poturica After a recent show at Big V’s Saloon in St. Paul, MN – Battle Napkin (www.myspace.com/battlenapkin) plays a 45-minute set, six long songs, “Snakes on a Plane,” “Fushitsusha,” “Sensational Crime,” “Martian March,” “Napkin Violence,” “Solutions.” Jason’s guitar veers away from Ollie’s drum beat and Lindsey’s bass …

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