Mark Baumer attempted his second walk across the country without any shoes, hoping to raise awareness about climate change. Julie Sokolow covers it in her tender documentary, BAREFOOT. Joe Young has the review.
Joseph Young lives, writes, and makes art in Baltimore. His fiction and nonfiction has appeared in numerous magazines, newspapers, websites, and blogs. His most recent collection of short fiction, Always Never Speaking, was released in 2019. Visit his website at josephyoung.net.
Breaking the Ice
Three readings to always come back to:
- Enormous Changes at the Last Minute: Stories by Grace Paley
- "Pet Milk" by Stuart Dybek
- Haiku of Kobayashi Issa
Favorite food to trade a kingdom for:
Soft-shell crab sandwich