Christine Sneed with Blake Sanz
In Please Be Advised, a work that calls to mind Joshua Ferriss Then We Came to the End and TVs The Office, Christine Sneed comically explores office culture in the twenty-first century.
Jill Bialosky’s The DeceptionsBy Carissa Chesanek
In her latest novel, The Deceptions, Jill Bialosky (History of a Suicide: My Sisters Unfinished Life) explores the cost of desire with an unnamed female protagonist on the quest for freedom and hope.
Tuhin Dass Exile Poems: In the Labyrinth of HomesicknessBy Tony Leuzzi
From an interview that follows Dass new collection of poetry, Exile Poems: In the Labyrinth of Homesickness, the writer says, I am a Bengali and Bangladeshi first. Some people want to define me by my religion, but I want to be known by my culture, which is Bengali.
Jennifer Otter Bickerdikes You are Beautiful and You are Alone: The Biography of NicoBy Ed Hamilton
In You are Beautiful and You are Alone, Jennifer Otter Bickerdike sets as her subject the untangling of the puzzle that is Nico.
Hua Hsus Stay True: A MemoirBy Elizabeth Lothian
The son of Taiwanese immigrants, Hsu is the one to tell us his story of friendship, identity building, grief, and his search for solace after tragedy, by taking us back then to his teenage years in the Bay Area in the nineties.
Rene Ricards God with RevolverBy Terese Coe
Rene Ricards poems here, despite dating from the 1980s, encompass much of his life in all its brilliance, disordering of the senses, self-confidence, and self-immolation.