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Lit Counts: (Not) Writing About My Father

November 20, 2018

By Jennifer Wortman In the short story “Weight” by John Edgar Wideman (pictured above, in the 90's), the narrator is a...
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Lit Counts: Discovering Passion and Family at Lighthouse

November 19, 2018

By Riley O'Connell Lighthouse became my writing home in middle school, when my mom asked a Tattered Cover employee to...
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Lit Counts: The Ghosts That Haunt Us

November 16, 2018

By Manuel Aragon Earlier this year I spent time deeply immersed in Jesmyn Ward's worlds. I started with Sing, Unburied...
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Lit Counts: The Occasion for Grace

November 15, 2018

By Alexander Lumans

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Lit Counts: Wanton Destruction

November 14, 2018

By Laura I. Miller

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Lit Counts: Fighting Lessons from 'A Wrinkle in Time'

November 13, 2018

By Kate Christensen

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Lit Counts: Books That Implicate

November 12, 2018

By John Cotter

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Lit Counts: 'War Requiem' Speaks to Our Times

November 09, 2018

By Jana Everett

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Lit Counts: Finding the Value of My Voice At Lighthouse

November 08, 2018

By Zoe Knight

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Lit Counts: Teach Your Children to Read at the Dinner Table

November 07, 2018

By Tiffany Quay Tyson

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Lit Counts: The First Time a Book Ruined My Life

November 06, 2018

By Genna Kohlhardt

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Lit Counts: Psst, Have You Read…? (Reflections on Book Sharing)

November 05, 2018

By Jennifer Itell

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My Experience at a Lighthouse Workshop: A First-Person Perspective

October 15, 2018

By Estefania Lemus

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Portfolios: Why Would a Writer Need One?

September 27, 2018

Lighthouse is offering a new kind of workshop, the

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Six Questions for Serena Chopra

September 18, 2018

By Estefania Lemus

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Six Questions for Karen Auvinen

September 07, 2018

By Estefania Lemus

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We received a grant from Bloomberg Philanthropies!

September 05, 2018

We're excited to announce that Lighthouse has been selected to participate in the Bloomberg Philanthropies' Arts and

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Inside the Writer's Studio: Carmen Maria Machado

August 30, 2018

On July 28, we hosted Carmen Maria Machado, author of Her Body and Other Parties, at the Holiday Theater at

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Results of Our Casino Night Fundraiser

August 21, 2018

Last Saturday, we gathered under the tent to try our luck at casino games and raise funds for Lighthouse Writers Work

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Five Questions for Carolina Ebeid

August 07, 2018

By Andre Gianfrancesco
 
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Why Should Writers Travel?

August 06, 2018

By Chetan Mahajan

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The Worst Day

August 02, 2018

By Jason Sweeney

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After All: An Erasure

August 02, 2018

By Kathleen Navarich

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Heart-Shaped Rock

August 02, 2018

By Sam Guymon

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The Equality of Chaos, The Beauty of the Broken

August 02, 2018

By Alexandra Donovan

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MG Adventures with Lija Fisher

July 26, 2018

By Hannah Haddadi

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Lighthouse North: An Origin Story

July 24, 2018

Six years ago, I was feeling quite isolated at home with eight-month-old twins, here in Louisville.