John Wood speaks at Chautauqua about The Names of Things

Author and anthropologist John Colman Wood’s novel, The Names of Things, was a finalist for the 2013 Chautauqua Prize, and John was later invited to present at the Chautauqua Institution‘s annual summer author series. Fortunately for those of us who couldn’t be there, one of John’s presentations was recorded. Enjoy! For more about The Names of …

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State of the Press: August 2014

We send out periodic updates to our authors about what’s new at Ashland Creek Press, and because we have a lot going on this year, I wanted to share some of this news from our State of the Press Address. First of all, I want to share a few highlights from the past six months: JoeAnn Hart’s …

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Literary Provisions in the garden…

Thanks to Ginger Beringer for sending along this photo of our Literary Provisions as they helped her and author Ray Keifetz (author of “Miriam’s Lantern” in AMONG ANIMALS) stay hydrated in their beautiful garden!   For those of you writerly types who also need hydration this summer, check out our water bottles at LitProv.com … where you’ll …

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Art & Wine in Ashland

This weekend in Ashland, First Friday kicked off a three-month exhibit of local artist Pegi Smith‘s beautiful new paintings — at our favorite wine bar, no less: Liquid Assets. You may already be familiar with Pegi’s work as the cover artist for Olivia Chadha’s novel Balance of Fragile Things. Pegi’s new exhibit, in the warm and …

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