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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An interview with THREE WAYS TO DISAPPEAR author Katy Yocom

We are delighted to introduce you to author Katy Yocom and her gorgeous novel, Three Ways to Disappear, winner of the 2016 Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature (it was also a finalist for the Dzanc Books Disquiet Open Borders Book Prize and the UNO Press Publishing Lab Prize). Foreword Reviews calls the novel “immersive …

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Glimpses of THREE WAYS TO DISAPPEAR

We are so excited about the forthcoming publication of Katy Yocom’s novel, THREE WAYS TO DISAPPEAR, on July 16 — and even more fun has been seeing the amazing reader reviews on Goodreads, the first trade review (Foreword Reviews called the novel “immersive and multi-layered,” and the beautiful early reader posts (like this one) on …

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Vegan dining in Escondido, California

Escondido has a treasure in its Vegan Soup Bar downtown. Right on Grand Avenue, there is both indoor and outdoor seating for this casual-dining spot. The menu has an amazing selection of all-vegan items, from soups and salads to sandwiches and paninis. We tried one of the specials, a Vietnamese noodle dish that was excellent. …

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