Act 5, Scene 1: Irene’s Twilight Zone See whole poem, "The Main Show," and index of scenes. (Spotlight opens on the lobby of the theater. Characters who remain in the lobby enter the theater, which remains dark. Joan the nurse tells the tour guide to also go in, and the narrator hangs back awhile.) Joan: Go ahead in. I’ll stay with my patient.Anyway, this is a family…See More
Julia Nunnally Duncan will be a featured author at Little Switzerland Books and Beans on Friday, August 30, from 3-5. A book signing will follow. Julia will read from her latest books A Neighborhood Changes, A Part of Me, and A Place That Was Home.See More
"The introduction of my new publication, Guide to Antebellum Flat Rock will be launched on Sept 14 2019 at 1:30 PM at the Henderson County Court House 500 Main Street. A talk and a brief slide show follows with refreshments afterward. …"
Can women rescue the planet from ecological disaster?Nancy Werking Poling will launch her new novel, WHILE EARTH STILL SPEAKS, set in WNC. She'll tell the stories behind the story: How did Mary (more crone than virgin) get into the narrative? And Mary Surratt, a co-conspirator of John Wilkes Booth?See More
Travelling back in time on a Flat Rock roadby Rob Neufeld If you walk the one mile length of North Highland Lake Road in Flat Rock, you step nearly 200 years into the past. At the east end, the 21st century reigns. Fronting six-lane Spartanburg Highway, a super-Ingles sits above a bog; and a CVS store faces an Octopus Garden smoke shop, a chiropractor, a cell phone provider, and a six-lane avenue to I-26 a mile away . Neither Ingles nor CVS carries the big…See More
SEE Below...BIO: Soniat's seventh collection, Bright Stranger, is forthcoming from LSU Press, spring 2016. Her work has won The Iowa Prize for Poetry, The Walt Whitman Center for the Arts Award...Her book The Swing Girl was selected as Best Collection of 2011 by the Poetry Commission of North Carolina (A.O.Young Award).Poems have appeared in such journals as the Iowa Review, Virginia Quarterly Review, Womens Review of Books,Poetry, and Denver Quarterly. She has been on the faculty at Hollins University, Virginia Tech, and now teaches in the Great Smokies Writing Program/UNCA.
Poetry/Fiction: poet Matthea Harvey Modern Life, poet Mary Ruefle Selected Poems, poet Hasdara Bar-Nadav Lullabye (with Exit), poet Megan Sexton Swift Hour, novelist Murakam's Kafka on the Shore.novelist W.G. Sebald's Rings of Saturn, poert Mary Oliver Dream Work etc Robert Bly's MorningGlory Prose Poems, Selected Poems of Garcia Lorca & Juan Ramon Jimenez, and many others.