John Michael Flynn on “Hai La Masa”

Posted on Jul 30, 2015 | No Comments
John Michael Flynn on “Hai La Masa”

Travel to Moldova with John Michael Flynn as he narrates a day with Vasya, a farmer with a passion for good food and drink, and a community that begins at the table in “Hai La Masa” (Issue 6). In this interview, Flynn discusses his influences, writing spaces, and mentors.

Bill Vernon on “Rings”

Posted on Jul 23, 2015 | No Comments
Bill Vernon on “Rings”

In the compact essay, “Rings,” (Issue 2) writer Bill Vernon remembers the childhood trauma associated with ringing pigs on a neighbor’s farm. In his interview, Vernon discusses inspiration, dancing, and contemplating his writing away from a computer.

Priya Hutner on “Sleeping Beauty’s Ashram Escape”

Posted on Jul 9, 2015 | No Comments
Priya Hutner on “Sleeping Beauty’s Ashram Escape”

In “Sleeping Beauty’s Ashram Escape” (Issue 5), writer Priya Hutner shares her journey in leaving an ashram to experience ongoing awakening. In the interview following, Hunter explores creative process, inspirations, and staying present.

Ronnie Hess on “Not Exactly the Graveyard Shift”

Posted on Jul 2, 2015 | No Comments
Ronnie Hess on “Not Exactly the Graveyard Shift”

Ronnie Hess, a Wisconsin radio reporter in a morning newsroom, is met with surprise and an unlikely friendship in “Not Exactly the Graveyard Shift” (Issue 1). In her interview, Hess discusses influences, her favorite genres, and her motto (which is not from a pop song.)