Recovery/récupération

On Sunday I will host an event of writers from the NY/NJ area who have essays in the (Her)oics Anthology, which I co-edited. It is called “Tales from the Epicenter” as these stories took place in March-May of 2020, when NYC was the epicenter.  In thinking through the various stories that will be shared, I…

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Untold Story #14, Camille Beredjick Brooklyn Writer

There are peaks, valleys, and devastating spirals, and it can be hard to make sense of those setbacks when you feel like you’ve already come so far. But in writing the essay, I had a reason to think clearly and intentionally about what I was going through and how I could make sense of it moving forward, and I’m proud of what I was able to do.

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Untold Story # 12: NJ Writer Victoria Livingstone.

(Her)oics is available at the publisher site (Regal House Publishing, imprint Pact Press), your local bookstore and online retailers. It is getting a very warm reception. Our events have been uplifting, warm gatherings with writers offering their beautiful stories and audiences around the country receiving them kindly. See this page for details on all upcoming events including the next…

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Untold Story #9 Talia Basma

The launch of (Her)oics grows near! Please consider coming to one of our events, starting with launch day, March 11 at Bookspiel, hosted by Regal House Publishing and West Coast Launch, March 13 in conjunction with indie bookstore, Book Passage. All events are on Zoom and free, but please register to receive the link. Talia…

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Untold Story #8 Angel Wilson

 Angel’s King’s essay in the soon to be released (Her)oics anthology (Pact Press, March 2021) is both humorous and somber – exploring the many ways that being in isolation for months can bring up issues of identity. Angel King Wilson is an author and educator from Baltimore, MD. She is an English Adjunct Professor at…

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