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How Lit Fest Lit An Unexpected Fire

December 06, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the thirteenth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corners...
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Doors For Others to Follow

December 05, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the twelfth in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corners of...
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Fort Lyon Standard Time

December 04, 2019

Editor's Note: This is the eleventh in a series of essays and podcasts in which readers and writers from all corners of...
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Lit Matters: Restless Songs, Lost Highways, and Lonesome Yearning

November 04, 2014

Like every other reader, probably, I tie my love for reading to my childhood.

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Lit Matters: Why Stories Matter To Me

November 03, 2014

About a year ago, when my daughter was nearing four, we were out on a walk.

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Rebecca Makkai Talks Ghost Stories, Old Houses, Mad Men and More

October 31, 2014

Rebecca Makkai's recently released novel, The Hundred-Year House, was described by Megham Daum at the Ne

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A Review of 3 Online Writing Classes

October 23, 2014

Knufken reviews three online writing classes! LH comes out on top. :)

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Member Dispatch: Traveling Lit

October 22, 2014

by Brett Randell

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Dennis Lehane, Pen and Podium, and Noir

October 20, 2014

by Dan Manzanares

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Inside the Writer's Studio with George Saunders

October 17, 2014

Inside the Writer's Studio is the popular and unpredictable on-stage, unscripted conversation between studio guest Ge

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Member Dispatch: Being (Near) George Saunders

October 11, 2014

by Victoria Gundrum

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Matthew Thomas Reading: We Are Not Ourselves

October 07, 2014

Matthew Thomas read from his novel We Are Not Ourselves to a packed crowd in the Lighthouse Grotto.

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Member Dispatch: Lit Fest, Four Months Later

October 02, 2014

by Carrie Esposito

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The Process Involves Insomnia

September 26, 2014

I thought I'd butt in and pop over (and slide in?) to re-post this blog post from Nola Studiola's curator for the mon

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The Literary Harvest

September 22, 2014

by Tiffany Quay Tyson

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Introducing George Saunders

September 21, 2014

by Nick Arvin

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Member Dispatch: Far From Your Own Shores

September 01, 2014

by Devon Taylor

Write what you know.

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Member Dispatch: A little kindness in the writing workshop

August 21, 2014

by Maggie Ferguson

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2014 Lit Fest Reading Series: Mark Doty, Robin Hemley, William Haywood Henderson

August 06, 2014

The 2014 Lit Fest Author Reading Series features some of the amazing authors of the juried workshops, as well as Ligh

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2014 Lit Fest Participant Reading III

August 06, 2014

The Participant Readings are always a Lit Fest treat. This year is no different.