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Baby Geisha to Hit Bookstores on January 13

 Brenda Layman Baby Geisha to Hit Bookstores on January 13

Trinie Dalton’s latest book, Baby Geisha, is a dreamlike montage of stories that manage to be both prose poetry and descriptive narrative, and somehow make it work. Deeply sexual and subtly alluring, these stories pull the reader into a world that is just a bit more fantastic than reality allows—or is it? Trinie Dalton has […]

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Columbus Creative Cooperative Cultivates Local Writers

 Brenda Layman Columbus Creative Cooperative Cultivates Local Writers

Brad Pauquette, Columbus Creative Cooperative Director, likes local produce, local businesses, and local music, so he and other CCC members are making it their mission to bring local writing talent to Columbus readers. Pauquette says that CCC has a two-fold mission : providing honest peer criticism for aspiring writers and publishing the work of Central […]

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Breakfast With Nick – Soon to be a Published Guidebook

Anne Evans Anne Evans

Many of you are familiar with Breakfast with Nick, the fantastic blog Nick Dekker has been doing as a hobby since 2007. Since it’s start, he has reviewed over 60 of Columbus’ breakfast and brunch spots and has reviewed another 50 around the country. Documenting his favorite meal has led to recognition in Columbus and […]

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GCAC Presents: Young Authors Take Center Stage at Thurber House This Fall

 Heather Whaling GCAC Presents: Young Authors Take Center Stage at Thurber House This Fall

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Thurber House—home of humorist, author and New Yorker cartoonist James Thurber—is a non-profit literary center and museum and a unique national treasure. Thurber House programs include the Thurber Prize for Humor, the only such recognition of humor writing in the country; a month-long residency for writers of […]

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New Book Featuring The Ohio Statehouse Now Available

Walker Evans Walker Evans New Book Featuring The Ohio Statehouse Now Available

A new book titled “Ohio Statehouse: A Building for the Ages” was made available last week in the Statehouse Museum Shop. This new 80-page book features over 120 historic images of the buildings, grounds and events at the Ohio Statehouse dating back to 1839. “Over the years, people have consistently asked if we had a […]

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Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home In Stores Today

Anne Evans Anne Evans Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home In Stores Today

In case you missed the Book Release Party last Saturday at the Wexner Center, you can now get yourself a copy of Jeni Britton Bauer’s debut cookbook Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams at Home. Published by Artisan, the hardcover book is listed for $23.95. You can purchase a signed copy for $30 on Jeni’s website, which […]

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Literary Journal Filigree Provides Local Writers a Platform for their Work

Walker Evans Walker Evans Literary Journal Filigree Provides Local Writers a Platform for their Work

Periodisa Publishing was recently launched as a way for Columbus authors to have local access to literary services, publishing and distribution. Founders James Harris and Lori Gum recognized the value in producing regular content to showcase what Columbus writers have to offer, and the idea for Filigree was born. Filigree is a new literary journal […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!