Guest Post: Stained by Jordan Abbruzzese

Jordan Abbruzzese

“Oh God. Do I have brown all over the back of my pants?” I spun around clumsily, my supervisor’s eyes wide. I had just torn into some chocolate from the jar at reception’s desk and dropped some on my new office chair. Minutes later, the heat from my legs melted the treat, staining my chair

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A Conversation with Lisa Aldridge

Lisa Aldridge

An interview by Alicia Cole.

Lisa Aldridge lives in the magical Ozarks. She is the author of The Dangerous Impressions Series (NA, Suspense/Romance). Her forthcoming works include: The Ring O’ Callum Brodgar (Melange Books, 2017), Fiery Impressions, Be a Grass Fire, The Death and Rebirth of Maria Sanchez, and The Caregivers.

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Guest Post: A Résumé’s a Résumé No Matter How Small by Kiana Donae

Kiana Donae

My first job was selling shaved ice during one summer I visited my dad in Tennessee. The business was based out of a small trailer home off one of the main streets. The cash register, shaved ice machine, and all the syrups and supplies were crammed into one small bedroom of a home and we

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Guest Post: There’s Fire Between Your Toes by Nathaniel Sverlow

Nathaniel Sverlow

I don’t know what I’m going to talk about. I never know what I’m going to talk about. Though, this hasn’t stopped me before. I just get going, writing down words until it finally comes, and, if it doesn’t, I go to bed and hope for better luck the next day. You see, the thing

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Guest Post: Writing Through the Hard (On Becoming a Back Door Poet) by Allison Thorpe

Allison Thorpe

For some, the term “back door” may conjure images of Jim Morrison or Howlin’ Wolf singing about men running out the back door to escape getting shot by jealous husbands. But as a poet, I use the expression to mean coming in through the back door, not going out. Or, if you prefer, strolling in

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