Several local residents who have met for years as a group to review and critique each other’s fiction writings meet at the WORT studios to do some live reading from their different works. This group has done an Access Hour reading annually for several years now. contact: Tom McKay firstname.lastname@example.org
Madison-based writer Michelle Wildgen focuses her craft on the in-between areas. While she’s made a name as a novelist, Wildgen doesn’t necessarily treat fiction as the center of her writing life. Variety in subject and approach seems like the norm for Wildgen, who contributes columns to multiple magazines including Tin House, writes extensively about food, […]
This group of four or five area fiction writers (and listener supporters) has met regularly for years to critique each other’s efforts, and several of members’ works have been published. Some have won awards. Each year they schedule an Access Hour to present some pieces to WORT listeners, and this year, this is that Access […]
Melvin Hinton takes calls from listeners sharing prose and poems on the air.
This week’s Access Hour is produced by the Thursday morning fiction writers group. They’ll share stories from the imaginations of five Madison-area writers. The readings’ll be drawn from works including flash fiction, short stories, and novels currently underway by the group members. They also can discuss the group’s process of critiquing and mutual support that […]
On Friday, November 16, host Jonathan Zarov speaks with Doug Bradley, author of DEROS Vietnam: Dispatches from the Air-Conditioned Jungle. Though this fictional work is not about the actual battlefield, it is based on Doug’s experiences in Vietnam, and deals with “the battle for the human soul.” Doug explains the acronym DEROS -Date Eligible for […]