Sarah Lawson


Honest and direct

Local poet Ben Sloan doesn’t shy away in latest book

Addiction and identity

Debut fiction from poet Kaveh Akbar searches for true self in sobriety

Life among the ruins

Erika Howsare’s new book explores the profound ways we share the world with deer

Taking care of our own

Bookish highlights of 2023

Mirth making

Jacob Budenz writes at the intersection of otherness and the otherworldly

Seasonal transitions

New short story collections for fall reading

Digging into sound

Bonnie Gordon’s Voice Machines is sensory, contemplative, and visionary

Mastering the mind

Exploring ideas of healing through history, memoir, and art

Top cat

Henry Hoke on his new novel, queer passion, and apex predators

Quieter than the cacophony

New book explores the radical hope of nurses