August 30, 2012 - 12:28pm
Work Writing: Carmichael’s presents work-themed anthology for Labor Day
Hey, you know what I’ll be doing on Labor Day?? That’s right, no rest for the wear, folks. Whether you’ve bbq plans or not, stop by Carmichael’s Bookstore, tomorrow, August 31st, at 7pm as a merry band of essayists present the collection All the Livelong Day: Motif Anthologies, Volume 3.
I don’t really like talking about work.  I am not my job.  That which fills my purse (not) is so far from my passion, and the longer I labor for negligible pennies and wallow in high levels of cortisol, the more my mind wanders into quixotic gardens of outlandish fantasy. ...
October 28, 2011 - 11:19am
Toting his latest book, Vanishing Point: Not a Memoir, author Ander Monson will share his work and insight into the modern phenomenon of "The Memoir"
How many times per day do you gaze into the eyes of your own reflection?  It comes as little surprise to me that the word “vanity” uses its noun-ness to define both vapid, overt self-interest, as well as that mirrored fixture where so many of us concoct our daily façade. ...