Dear readers, Nous sommes embarques! To all who helped put THE EIGHT MILE SUSPENDED CARNIVAL between portable covers, THANK YOU. Check it out: Read all about it. Buy the paperback: Ask your local bookseller, or buy online at Bookshop.org (coming soon); Amazon (US); Amazon (Canada); Amazon (UK); Or the ebook. And if you like the … Continue reading The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival
I don’t recall writing this, but apparently I did: If a person could climb up a ladder to the sky, and look down at the Eight Mile Suspended Carnival, the person would see a sort of living beast, its spine the Tower of Misfortune, its arms the tents, its legs the rides, wheels, gears, its … Continue reading (carnival fragment)
My novel, The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival, is forthcoming from What Books Press!
On Saturday, March 26, 7am Eastern you can tune in/stream from WYSO to hear Vick Mickunas interview me about The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival. (This is my first ever radio interview!) If you are not awake at 7am Eastern, fear not: eventually, the interview will be available to stream anytime from this page: https://www.wyso.org/show/book-nook. I’m … Continue reading Book Nook Interview on WYSO
My heart is full. A few months ago, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Jahzerah Brooks to talk about my novel, The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival. We talked for hours. Jahzerah asked fabulous, insightful questions. She understood and articulated things about my novel that I hadn’t seen. She helped me understand what I … Continue reading Hybrid Interview (with Jahzerah Brooks & me) at Craft Literary
UPDATE: Thank you for helping me support the tornado relief efforts in Kentucky! All profits from ebook sales of The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival for December, January, and February were donated to the Team Western Kentucky Tornado Relief Fund. I am so grateful for your support!
On February 2, Robert Freeman Wexler and I will emerge from hibernation to read from our recent “genre-defying books.” Maybe we will see our shadows, maybe not. We had hoped to read in person, but considering the state of things, the Yellow Springs branch of the Greene County Public Library has graciously moved the event … Continue reading February 2…Online Author Visit…
Dear humans who love ebooks, From now through Jan. 31, 2022, 100% of ebook profits from The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival will be donated to Kentucky tornado relief! Click here to buy the ebook. Please spread the word. Love, Rebecca
Robert Freeman Wexler and I will read (in person!) from our recently published books on Sat., Dec. 18, at 7pm Eastern at the Yellow Springs Senior Center—227 Xenia Avenue, Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387. This reading is hosted by the Epic Book Shop. I will read from The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival, and Robert will read … Continue reading Kuder & Wexler in-person reading (Dec. 18, 7pm, Yellow Springs)
Robert Freeman Wexler and I will perform recent fiction, accompanied by interdisciplinary/sound artist Michael Casselli. Robert will read from his new short story collection, Undiscovered Territories. And I will read from The Eight Mile Suspended Carnival. Please do join us! WHEN: DEC. 11, 7PM EASTERN WHERE: (WHEREVER YOU ARE!) via EMPORIUM WINES/UNDERDOG CAFE FB LIVE