PEN USA Freedom to Write Essays

PEN Center USA asked their 2017 Emerging Voices Fellows to answer the question: “What does Freedom to Write mean to you?” Each EV Fellow discusses the role that freedom of expression, the keystone of PEN Center USA’s mission, has played in their lives as writers, readers, and literary citizens. From Soleil David: I come from a people who believe that words can change the […]

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California Literary Journals

This is a list of literary journals based in California. It’s long but not comprehensive, so if you know of any others, please feel free to message me or leave a comment below. Happy reading! Last Updated: December 17, 2018 * 580 Split: Affiliated with Mills College in Oakland. Published in print once per year. […]

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New Story in PINBALL Issue #11

My short story “The Gift” is out today in PINBALL Issue 11! You can read the story for no charge online, or buy the ebook (which includes 7 other pieces of fiction, non-fiction and comics) for just $2.99.    “Dad put The Enforcer in park and turned back to us. We were still little, both of […]

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