Author: stephanie

The benefits of solitude

My two weeks at Hambidge were nothing short of all the hopes I’d stacked up in anticipation. Everything balanced in favor of creation, from the quiet contemplation – cold, sunlit hours when even the birds…

Indisponible

I’m very happy to announce that I’ll be out of communication for a few weeks, thanks to an artist residency at Hambidge. Wilderness and work, work and inspiration, inspiration and life! Hopefully this is enough…

How Many Charlies?

The Free Speech conversation is a pine fire lately in the U.S., popping and smoldering in unexpected places. What do countries beyond our immediate line of sight do about it? How Many Charlies Fit into a…

In medias res!

You set down your coffee, tune out the jackhammering on the street outside your window, push aside the growling stack of over-due papers by your mouse hand, and you’re clicking to see ReadersUnbound’s post on starting…

Faulkner-Wisdom kudos!

Leaves of the Foster Line was named a semi-finalist in the William Faulkner – William Wisdom 2014 Writing Competition! The category was “novel-in-progress,” and whether it’s a good or a bad thing that the chapters…