Lane Literary Guild – Annual Meeting & Picnic

The Annual Meeting and Picnic of the Lane Literary Guild will be held at Lamb Cottage in Skinners Butte Park, 520 Jefferson Street SE, Eugene OR, at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 10, 2017.

Rhonda Zimlich Publishes Horror Story

Rhonda Zimlich’s story “Ignorance Is” will be published in Ink Stains Anthology, v. 6, which will be out in January 2018.  Ink Stains Anthology is a horror-themed journal featuring both new and established authors (http://www.darkalleypress.com/inkstainsanthology/).  “Ignorance Is” is a Frankensteinesque story depicting an abusive relationship. Its protagonist is a woman with prosthetic wings.

Henry Alley Reading at Tsunami Books

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Henry Alley, professor emeritus of literature, published four stories:  “Visits” in ImageOutWrite, “Christmas at the Cayuga Diner” in Watch My Rising:  A Recovery Anthology, and “Border Guards” and “Tea in Coburg” in Chelsea Station Magazine.  A collection of his short fiction, The Dahlia Field,  just appeared from Chelsea Station Editions, and his book, Second Life, was a finalist in the Elixir Novel competition.  His story, “The Rembrandt Brotherhood,” was chosen to appear on the Great Jones Street fiction website, and his piece of biographical fiction on the love relation between Henry James and the young sculptor Henrik Andersen will be published in an anthology, Gents: Steamy Stories in the Age of Steam, by Lethe Press.

Rhonda Zimlich Publishes Story in CROW PIE

Local writer and MFA candidate Rhonda Zimlich, of Lane Literary Guild’s writing group Prose and Cons, has had a short story picked up for publication with Crow Pie in London.  The story is called “Dead Old Man” and tells the final journey of a man’s life in that fade-to-black moment.  Print editions will be available this spring.  For more information, see: http://www.eatcrowpie.com/.

J. Rubin @ Austin International Poetry Festival

Janice Rubin’s poem “Shrimp Cocktail at the Beach” was accepted for publication in the anthology of the Austin International Poetry Festival. She will read the poem at the festival, which will take place during April 6-9, 2017.

Sylvia Hamilton Publishes “A Mother’s Tripe”

Sylvia Hamilton of the LLG fiction writers’ groups has published her story “A Mother’s Tripe” in Gonzo Today (www.gonzotoday.com).  This tale speaks of a time when people lived within their means and on their own land and kids roamed the canyons in packs of dusty commotion and curiosity.  You can read the story here:  http://gonzotoday.com/2017/01/30/a-mothers-tripe/
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Lane Writers Reading Series – January 22

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