Book Report: The New Black

Before I dive into this new story collection of all things dark, I must preface this post by saying that I didn't read the whole book. Because I am participating in #ReadWomen2014, I only read the stories included in the anthology that were written by women. My friend leant me the book so I could… Continue reading Book Report: The New Black

A Final Inspirational Conversation

To wrap up my summer of talking about writing with ladies, here is an interview I conducted with one of Portland's newest literary darlings, Vanessa Veselka. The kind, funny, and thoughtful writer had plenty to say about the writing process, writing tips, and her writing heroes. Vanessa Veselka is the author of the novel Zazen,… Continue reading A Final Inspirational Conversation