Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

April 18, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Because You Asked: Report from Nashville’s Literary Death Match

You enter The Stone Fox not knowing what to expect.  It’s just a local spot, with a bar and some tables and overworked waitresses.  There’s an energy in the room, but it’s not all good.  You’re waiting for the blood sport – or whatever lies ahead – to begin.  Then the house lights go down, and the stage lights go up, and you realize you’re part …

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April 17, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Breaking News: Winners of Nashville Reads Essay Contest Announced (Including Friend of Bacon Kate Satz!)

Kate Satz brings it home in a local, high profile literary contest!  She is one of two runners-up in the second annual Nashville Reads Essay Contest, and she and the other winners will be reading from their essays this Sunday, April 19, at 2 pm at Parnassus.  I hope you’ll join us! The Porch Writers’ Collective sponsored the contest in collaboration with the Nashville Public …

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