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Surrounded By Writers

July 20, 2017

By Andrea Torres Disclaimer: I am NOT a writer. I do not write fantastical fiction with overbearing villains and strong...
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The Sebald Remedy

June 27, 2017

So often, we fiction writers project a reader who is lazy, listless, or passive—who has to be seduced. This can give...
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Meet Our Terry Dodd Scholarship Winner

June 08, 2017

For the first time this year, Lighthouse was able to offer four Lit Fest fellowships to emerging writers. Each ...

Lit Matters: Not That Kind of Indian

November 20, 2015

by Chip Livingston

Lit Matters: Tools for Dragon Slayers

November 19, 2015

by C.S. Peterson

Lit Matters: Mark Twain Made Me a Reader

November 18, 2015

by Brett Randell

Lit Matters: Home Can Be a Book

November 13, 2015

by Amanda Boldenow

Lit Matters: The Perks of Revisiting "Perks"

November 05, 2015

by Kate Barrett

Lit Matters: Learning to Read Again

November 04, 2015

by Kimberly O'Connor

Lit Matters: This Might Be Jane Austen's Weirdest Novel

November 03, 2015

by Theodore McCombs

Everyone knows Jane Austen’s dirtiest joke, right?

Hope and Heartbreak with Fly-by Writer Cristina Henriquez

October 28, 2015

by Zoe Knight, a member of the Young Authors Collective

Writer’s Buzz: Alice Maxine Bowie Fellowship Reading with Tessa Cheek

October 15, 2015

The Alice Maxine Bowie Fellowship sponsors a member of the Lighthouse writing community to a full year of literary su

Reading Gothic Fiction: Thirteen Stories that Haunt

October 14, 2015

by Lindsey Drager