James Bernard Frost is the author of the novel World Leader Pretend, as well as the Lowell Thomas Award-winning travel guide for vegetarians, The Artichoke Trail. His articles, essays, and fiction have appeared in Wired, the San Francisco Examiner, the Official Magazine o...f World of Warcraft, and The Nervous Breakdown. His newest book, A Very Minor Prophet (Hawthorne Books 2012) is about Portland's underground world of misfits and heroes. James lives in Portland, with four children, a giant St. Bernard puppy, and the author Kerry Cohen. Jac Jemc lives in Chicago. Her debut novel, My Only Wife, is out now from Dzanc Books. She also has a chapbook of stories, These Strangers She'd Invited In, from Greying Ghost Press, and she acts as the poetry editor of Decomp, and a new member of the editorial team at Hobart. Jac blogs her rejections at jacjemc.com. Lisa Wells is the author of BEAST (poems, Bedouin Books 2012) and Yeah. No. Totally., a book of essays (Perfect Day Publishing, 2011.) Her work has appeared places like The Rumpus, The Nervous Breakdown, Coldfront, Plazm Magazine, and Ecotone. She lives in Portland.
Loggernaut Reading Series at Ristretto Roasters, June 13
Ristretto Roasters is pleased to host Loggernaut Reading Series. The prompt this time: Charge, with readers James Bernard Frost, Jac Jemc, and Lisa Wells. $2 donation at the door. Wednesday, June 13, 7:30pm. Ristretto Roasters Williams, 3808 N. Williams Ave., PDX. Coffee available, wine generously donated by Anne Amie. More information at www.loggernaut.org