The second installment of the Thin Air Summer Reading Series is here! Tomorrow (Saturday), be sure to amble on over to Uptown Pubhouse at 6:00pm to catch the action. Come a little early if you feel like feasting on Irish food and drink. I’ll be there, feasting. Come feast! Eric Dovigi
“Eric! Here’s a writing prompt: picture a perfect musical duo. Describe the duo.” Well, a few things immediately come to mind: the members of this duo should spurn the use of the ukulele though be masters of the instrument, should an appropriate context ever arise; they should know Dinah Washington from Billie Holiday; they should … More Blessed Feathers, of Flagstaff; by Eric Dovigi
Full Circle Trade & Thrift is supporting The Literacy Center and Northern Arizona Book Festival this month with their “Stuff the Truck” event.Bring your gently used belongings from 11am – 2pm to the parking lot of the National Bank of Arizona, 211 N. Leroux, – Hint: it’s kitty corner from Uptown Pubhouse! – and Stuff! That! Truck! … More Stuff the Truck for the Literacy Center and Northern Arizona Book Festival
Thin Air is thrilled to kick off our community reading series this Saturday at Uptown Pubhouse with local authors John Quinonez and Eric Dovigi. Before they head off on their reading tour this summer, Eric and John are treating their hometown to this special sneak preview. The event runs one hour and starts promptly at … More Thin Air Reading Series Kick-Off!
By Christine Davis I remember being seventeen in Ms. Knudsen’s AP Environmental Science class. She was Canadian and had purple streaks in her hair, so everyone wanted to enroll. Each day we learned that the planet was doomed. G.K. Lamb’s dystopian, debut novel is about this inevitable doom as told through the first-person lens of … More G.K. Lamb at Bookmans Saturday
NAU Thin Air Literary Magazine Give Back Event: Let Chili’s do the cooking while we support NAU Thin Air Literary Magazine at the same time. With each flyer presented on Thursday, Chili’s will donate 15% of the event day sales back to this great organization. Chili’s Flagstaff/1500 S. Milton Road/Flagstaff AZ 86001/928-774-4546/www.chilis.com That’s some fine-looking … More Eat at Chili’s; Support Thin Air
MartAnne’s Burrito Palace is donating 10% of its entire sales on Wednesday, February 17 to Thin Air Magazine’s AWP fundraiser. AWP, the Association of Writers & Writing Programs, is holding its 2016 conference and bookfair at the Los Angeles Convention Center, March 30 – April 2. According to the AWP web site, “The AWP Conference … More Eat at MartAnne’s; Donate to Thin Air!
James Jay and Jesse Sensibar welcome writers and lit lovers to Uptown Pubhouse every Monday night at 7pm for libations and literature. Don’t miss out on this welcoming, homegrown event! https://www.facebook.com/narrowchimney/ January 25 Elizabeth Hellstern & Jane Armstrong Feb 1 Bryan Asdel & Sandra Dihlmann Feb 8 Mathew Henry Hall & Jamison Crabtree … More Narrow Chimney Schedule Spring 2016
by Camille Sinaguinan When I told an officer of the Flagstaff Police Department last December that I was a writer, and that I was always looking for story, he suggested that I go on a ride along. I wasn’t sold on the idea at first–couldn’t you get shot at on ride alongs?–but when I mentioned … More “10-4” or “Things I Learned about Cops on my Civilian Ride Along”
Review: The Lucky Hat, a children’s picture book by a local Flagstaff writer Reviewed by Angelé Sionna The latest children’s book by Flagstaff writer Matthew Henry Hall is also the latest release from the Grand Canyon Association. The Lucky Hat is a local story that connects people through place and time. It takes readers along … More Review: The Lucky Hat