I just finished a book. A short book. Ninety four pages in all, and actually a work that I would characterize as one long personal essay, a memoir, rather than anything else. 1,259 more words
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Last year’s Hands On Literary Festival and Masquerade Ball was a great success.
Joy Castro was an incredible key note speaker, insightful and gracious.
Writers and scholars discussed the state of crime fiction since the collapse of Lehman Brothers, tried to explain the “badness” of so much workshop fiction, and chronicled African American literature in New Orleans. 1,022 more words
On this day…
11th April, 1949 – Dorothy Allison born
Dorothy Allison (born April 11, 1949) is an American writer, speaker, and member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers. 254 more words