Old Spice’s New Toxic Masculinity Line of Deodorants

Joe Plicka and Ryan Shoemaker Old Spice Wood Old Spice Wood is, actually, just that. Wood. Like, that’s all it is: a piece of dried hickory cut into that familiar Old Spice shape. Just use a match or a lighter to “activate” the tip and apply that pure hickory smell—no…

IF MY BOOK: Mayflower Chronicles, Kathryn Haueisen

Welcome to another installment of If My Book, the Monkeybicycle feature in which authors shed light on their recently released books by comparing them to weird things. This week Kathryn Haueisen writes about Mayflower Chronicles, her new novel out now from Green Place Books. If Mayflower Chronicles: The Tale of Two Cultures were a plant, it would…

Rendezvous

J.T. Bushnell He turned into the gravel lot of a small rodeo arena beneath the watchful sentry of a hundred-foot Hereford. The weather was gray even in August and he buttoned his old flannel as he made his way toward the tin-roof meeting hall, where he browsed the wares to…