Prose & Conversation: "Me Talk Pretty One Day" by David Sedaris

Column by Leah Rhyne November 20, 2014
Since Leah needed to lighten things up after a string of dark, heavy books, this month she and Richard take on the David Sedaris classic, 'Me Talk Pretty One Day'!

Prose & Conversation: 'Jesus' Son' by Denis Johnson

Column by Leah Rhyne September 18, 2014
In this episode of Prose & Conversation, Richard and Leah take on 'Jesus' Son' by Denis Johnson...and it might be their darkest (and silliest) conversation yet.

Prose & Conversation: Death of the Short Story

Column by Cath Murphy August 15, 2014
Brian hates short stories. Cath loves them. Under the harsh spotlight of Prose & Conversation they attempt to resolve their differences.

Prose & Conversation: 'Tampa' by Alissa Nutting

Column by Leah Rhyne June 30, 2014
This month, Richard and Leah take a look at Alissa Nutting's controversial novel, TAMPA....and giggle a lot. Plus! We're conflicted! We'd love to hear your thoughts!

Prose & Conversation: 'Something Wicked This Way Comes' by Ray Bradbury

Column by Leah Rhyne April 23, 2014
This month Richard and Leah take on the Ray Bradbury yarn, 'Something Wicked This Way Comes,' and talk about lyrical writing, creepy witches, and a surprising lack of clowns.

Prose & Conversation: 'The Girl Next Door' by Jack Ketchum

Column by Leah Rhyne February 21, 2014
There's no other way to put it. Richard Thomas and I read one of the most brutal, most violent, most disturbing books I've ever experienced. Read on for our thoughts about 'The Girl Next Door'.

Prose & Conversation: 'Perdido Street Station' by China Mieville

Column by Leah Rhyne January 16, 2014
What happens when Richard Thomas and Leah Rhyne sit down to discuss the China Mieville classic, 'Perdido Street Station'? Read on to find out.

Prose & Conversation: 'The Shining' and 'Doctor Sleep'

Column by Leah Rhyne December 5, 2013
In the first Prose & Conversation column, Richard and Leah talk 'The Shining,' 'Doctor Sleep,' and why we think Stephen King hates Kubrick's movie.