Gracie Eland: ‘Case #6402: Opal Brown’

Gloria Epstem (2019 Miss Nebraska Pageant Coordinator, July 3, 2019, taken from her announcement speech):            It is my pleasure to announce the contestants of this year’s Miss Nebraska Pageant. For the next month, our girls will participate in daily exercises, talent training, interviews, and community events that will all lead to the historic Meusely Theater … Continue reading Gracie Eland: ‘Case #6402: Opal Brown’

Author Spotlight: Meghri Sarkissian

Meghri is a 26-year-old writer and psychotherapist of Armenian descent, with one published novel. Her piece of flash fiction, ‘The Sound of a Duduk’, won first prize in our recent 250-word flash fiction competition. 'The fire that builds within me when I listen to their stories, the sorrow I feel when they open their hearts … Continue reading Author Spotlight: Meghri Sarkissian

Author Spotlight: James McGovern

An emerging writer, James studied English Literature (BA) and Creative Writing (Master’s) at the University of Oxford. His work, spanning multiple genres, has appeared in Boulevard, Litro, the Oxford Review of Books and the Oxonian Review. In 2019, he was selected as one of The Best New British and Irish Poets 2019–20 (Eyewear Publishing, forthcoming) … Continue reading Author Spotlight: James McGovern

Author Spotlight: Isabelle James

Isabelle is currently a 24-year-old PGCE English student at the University of Cambridge. She studied English and Theatre at the University of Sheffield from 2015-2018 and specialised in Poetry, Immersive Theatre and Contemporary Literature. Her Poetry has been shortlisted for the South Yorkshire Young Writers’ Competition 2018. 'my current project is just healing and making … Continue reading Author Spotlight: Isabelle James

Author Spotlight: Introducing our Poet-in-residence, Harriet Selina

Harriet Selina is a British poet and novelist. Boasting an impressive output across social media, Harriet has earned a loyal following with her vignettes that blend memoir with poetry. Currently working on her second novel, her first is entering the final draft stage and will be looking for a publisher soon. From April 2020, Harriet … Continue reading Author Spotlight: Introducing our Poet-in-residence, Harriet Selina