Daily Archives: February 19, 2019

Writing in Place: Stories from the Pandemic–just published!

I’m happy to announce the publication of the first anthology released by Mars Street Press. It’s a literary journal with stories and essays by my private workshop students and me. Everyone worked so hard to make this book happen. It’s dedicated to my father-in-law, Richard Dale Barrett, who died from COVID-19 in July. My son Travis created the fantastic cover and did the layout. My student, Amelia Dellos, titled it (and took the photo below right). If you’re looking for a book to read, or are shopping for the readers on your gift list, or just want to read more about the book, please click here.
Writing in Place: Stories from the Pandemic

Ken Layne, author of Desert Oracle Vol. 1, on Writers on Writing, KUCI-FM

Ken Layne, author of Desert Oracle, Volume 1: Strange True Tales from the American Southwest, talks with me about the art, craft, and business of writing, along with fairies and unexplainable goings on in the desert.

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(Broadcast date: December 23, 2020)

Musical intro, outro and interludes by Travis Barrett. Find his music on Spotify and also find him on Patreon.

Amor Towles, A Gentleman in Moscow, on Writers on Writing, KUCI-FM

Amor Towles, author of A Gentleman in Moscow and The Rules of Civility, talks with me about his novels, short stories, and the art, craft, and business of writing.

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(Broadcast date: Nov. 25, 2020)
Musical intro, outro, and interludes by Travis Barrett. You can find him on Spotify and Soundcloud.