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Pie & Whiskey: One part pie, one part whiskey, one part literature is a recipe for a fun night

Throw in some words stitched together by some of the region’s best writers – writers under the influence of butter and booze, as they say – and it’s a recipe …

Happy accident a reason to celebrate for Vestal, Ligon

Shawn Vestal and Sam Ligon are friends. And it was a happy accident that both writers are releasing books in April, just in time for Get Lit, Eastern Washington University’s …

Ligon balances dark and light with dual book release

Most authors don’t release two books at the same time. But to Sam Ligon, it made perfect sense to bring his story collection “Wonderland” and the novel “Among the Dead …

Author finds way to connect whiskey, pie and the written word

Kate Lebo likes lard and rolling pie dough right on the counter with a liberal sprinkling of flour, preferably King Arthur brand. She doesn’t bother with wax paper. Pie-making takes …

Vestal stunned at winning literary prize

H e thought for sure Anthony Marra was going to win, for his “freaking amazing” book “A Constellation of Vital Phenomena.” “I was not sitting there thinking, ‘I wonder if …