South Florida, what’s your story? (We want you to send it to us!)

Back in November, in honor of its eight-year-anniversary, Lip Service launched Badass, Lip Service: True Stories, the Double Album (Lominy Books, 2014) edited by Andrea Askowitz.  This anthology is acollection of some of the best of Lip Service’s first eight years. Lip Service is a … Continue reading South Florida, what’s your story? (We want you to send it to us!)

Andrea’s Guide to the Miami Book Fair International

A note from writer Andrea Askowitz: If anyone cares, here are the authors I’m going to hear.  There are so many great things I’m missing, but here are some highlights. SATURDAY, November 23 11:00:  Joyce Maynard reading from her new book, After … Continue reading Andrea’s Guide to the Miami Book Fair International

All That Glitters is going to the Miami Book Fair International!

The 15 nonfiction stories published in the  All That Glitters (Lominy Books; $15.00), recount lives and identities unsettled by the scary, but irresistible pursuit of truth. Also included are interviews with award-winning nonfiction writers, including Susan Orlean and Dinty W. … Continue reading All That Glitters is going to the Miami Book Fair International!

What are you up to, Andrea Askowitz?

Two weeks ago, you met Jan Becker,  MFA candidate at Florida International University and contributor to All That Glitters, a nonfiction collection edited by Corey Ginsberg, Nicholas Garnett, and myself. Today, meet Andrea Askowitz, author of My Miserable, Lonely, Lesbian Pregnancy. Her stories have appeared in … Continue reading What are you up to, Andrea Askowitz?

Sean Kenniff & Esther Martinez on their 5 (+1) Favorite Books

Sean Kenniff is a polymath. Neurologist, journalist, amateur painter, conspiracy theorist and reality star, he is also the author of Stop Effing Yourself and of the novella, Etre the Cow. Esther Martinez is a bibliophile, francophile, logophile. Her nonfiction and poetry have appeared in … Continue reading Sean Kenniff & Esther Martinez on their 5 (+1) Favorite Books