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Gay and Grateful: On the Crooked Path to Crooked Letter i
Writer, speaker, Member of the Fellowship of Southern Writers
When I was 20, away at college full of hope and terror, I confronted the fact that if I revealed too much about my real life, my stepfather's sexual and physical abuse, or my deep attraction to other young women, I could lose the life I was trying to build.
"That Business in Kentucky": Accentuating the Positive and Coming Out in the South
Author, 'Tea Leaves'
Some positive things actually came out of the Kim Davis debacle. For one thing, I experienced seeing someone who may be changing his mind about LGBT rights.
'Big Voices' Helped Stacey D'Erasmo Find Her Own
Annie L. Scholl
Writer, photographer and human who loves
I think it was (author) Francine Prose who said publication is like the calm before the calm--that you think so much will happen and it doesn't. But when my first book came out (
, Algonquin Books, 2000), what I wasn't prepared for was the magnitude of what it felt like internally.
Writers' Workshop in Greece With Pulitzer-Prize-Winning Author
Diana Farr Louis
Bi-national culinary author, Athens-based columnist
: This Fall's Most Dangerous Novel
Author: Journalist, Historian, Playwright, www.jeffbiggers.com
As unforgettable as a haunting mountain ballad,
unfolds like a brilliantly conceived cautionary tale and mediation on the dark corners of unbridled lust to profit at any cost.
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