Leah Sewell’s debut collection, Birth in Storm, evokes haunting images that draw readers back for frequent rereading, with striking sound quality that invites us to read aloud and savor the syllables. Sewell discusses her poetic influences, future writing plans, and more in this original interview.
Thomas Fox Averill is the author of three novels, three collections of short fiction, and numerous articles and poems. In this original interview, the award-winning author discusses his work, connection to Kansas, and future plans.
Israel Wasserstein was born and raised in Topeka, and his work reveals a strong connection to his state’s history, language, and landscape. Read on for an original interview with this talented emerging poet.
Award-winning Topeka poet Eric McHenry tells readers about his influences, writing plans, and more in this original interview.
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It’s a chick-lit mystery with some history, written collaboratively by more than 20 local authors as part of the community novel project of the library. Meet the authors at the Book Launch on Sunday, Sept. 8 from 3-5 pm. Purchase a copy of SpeakEasy for $6 in the Booktique during or after the Book Launch, online at amazon.com, or download the book or audiobook for free.