Organized by the ever-discerning
University of Cincinnati’s Department of English and Comparative
Literature, the annual Emerging Fiction Writers Festival is a
smorgasbord for lit junkies, offering multiple authors in an intimate
Seemingly spent from months of pimping
dozens of Oscar-season hopefuls, the big studios often try to hide their
creatively challenged or otherwise flawed releases in the annual
cinematic wasteland known as February.
It’s been a trying six months for those of us in the human race who prefer to get along, which makes Leon Logothetis’ The Kindness Diaries a welcome balm in an era of such impossible-to-ignore division and violence.