Write like you give a damn

We founded Ashland Creek Press because mainstream publishers were not interested in animal rights literature or eco-thrillers. And while this is changing (slowly) we wanted Ashland Creek Press to be a place driven not by sales projections but by writing that inspired us. This shirt encapsulates our mission. And we hope it inspires you as …

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Le Vert et le Rouge: The Green and the Red publishes in France!

Congratulations to Armand Chauvel, whose novel The Green and the Red, translated by Elisabeth Lyman, was published in English in 2014 — this charming love story has found a home in France, with City Editions, and is now available in French as well. Le Vert et Le Rouge tells the story of Léa, the idealistic …

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The 2019 Siskiyou Prize is open!

We are delighted to announce that the 2019 Siskiyou Prize is now open for submissions, until December 31. This year’s judge is Carol J. Adams, author of The Sexual Politics of Meat: A Feminist-Vegetarian Critical Theory, which has been translated into German, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Turkish, Portuguese, Spanish, and French. She has contributed to and edited …

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An interview with author Cassie Premo Steele about Earth Joy Writing

“Earth Joy Writing is about finding joy when we align our creative practices with natural principles,” writes author Cassie Premo Steele. “It is about committing to a mindfully creative life in collaboration with nature and, in the process, healing both ourselves and the earth.” In this interview, Cassie talks about the ways in which Earth Joy …

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Celebrate Global Tiger Day!

Thanks so much to Three Ways to Disappear author Katy Yocom for today’s post and photos celebrating Global Tiger Day. By Katy Yocom Today is Global Tiger Day! Here are five things you can do to help save wild tigers from extinction and protect tigers in captivity. Support organizations that help wild tigers. World Wildlife Fund, Panthera, …

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