June 17, 2013 - 1:08pm
New radio fiction series, ‘Unbound’, hits the airwaves tonight
Launching from 89.3 WFPL, ‘Unbound’ will feature two authors, one theme and a nightly promise of fresh words starting at 7pm.
I don’t own a hammock.  When I want to cat nap in the sun, ride the waves of repose, cradle, I walk to the parking lot.  It’s downhill – a slope in the city, at the rive
March 22, 2013 - 1:21pm
Sarabande Books brings Frank Bill and James Arthur to 21c Hotel
Poetry pants? Oh, I think we are indeed going to wear them soon. Suit up this Monday, March 25th, for the 21c Reading Series featuring writers Frank Bill and James Arthur at 7:30pm.
Everything was beautiful and nothing hurt.  Here is the picture in my head for this sentence: a human face with the whitest white skin – this is where people use the word “milky” – translucent, fluorescent in brilliance.  An incredibly white human face with its...
March 8, 2013 - 1:45pm
Bestselling local author, Frank Bill, debuts his first novel at Carmichael’s
This ain’t no travel brochure for the Bluegrass, son. Bestseller, Frank Bill, will bring his raw new novel, ‘Donnybrook’, to Carmichael’s Bookstore tonight, March 8th, at 7pm for a special reading and signing.
It was a mud tattoo, and over the course of the night it transformed – blending like a sunset – from dark blood colors into a spray of light caramel on my legs.  Drying.  Flecks on the skin like individual feathers along my calves.  I didn’t bother to clean it off....
September 5, 2011 - 10:05am
Southern Indiana author Frank Bill bleeds the local sins of the community in his book Crimes in Southern Indiana: Stories. Catch him in the act at Carmichael's Bookstore on Wednesday, September 7.
There has been a long held tradition of romanticizing the humid nights and fast horseflesh of this region’s fame.  Front porch swings, voices like butter and maybe a little dash or two of bourbon in the sweet tea, have all leant themselves to the glossy pages of magazines and the pens of...