Author Archive

What jewel bush is Reading

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If you’re reading this, congratulations! You have survived AWP, Bayou-hosted Contributor’s Reading, and the second-coldest Mardi Gras on record. After all your hard work, consider taking a break and picking up a book.… Continue reading

What Ari Braverman is Reading

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Welcome Back, Bayeux! We’re excited to kick off the new year with a new crop of contributors for the What We’re Reading series.  Since we’ve last posted, a lot has happened. Issue 60… Continue reading

What Bill Lavender is Reading

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Happy Fall, Bayou Readers! Autumn is here and we are bundling up with scarves, sweaters, and books.  As Bayou Editors can testify, fall is a busy time of year for literary magazines, journals,… Continue reading

What Nik De Dominic is Reading

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Welcome back, Bayou Readers! Bayou Magazine hopes your summer was warm with literary pursuits, including tackling all those reading recommendations New Orleans writers suggested for you last year, in our first season of… Continue reading

What Is Carrie Chappell Reading?

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Happy Summer, Bayeux, and welcome to our mid-May installment of What We’re Reading. Associate Editor Carrie Chappell may have just graduated, but she’s not letting go of her Bayou duties until she gives you an ear-full… Continue reading

What Ted O’Brien Is Reading

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73 books last year alone, and he’s on track for more in 2013. Ted O’Brien isn’t just sharing with Bayou Magazine his reading list; he’s challenging you to step up your word game. … Continue reading

What Joanna Leake is Reading

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Spring’s sprung. Festival season’s begun. But we’re still hungry… So we had to ask her. We needed to hear from The Big Kahuna. At last, she is here, to grace us with her… Continue reading

What Kelly Harris is Reading

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Hey there, Bayou fools! With help from the New Orleans literary community, the What We’re Reading series is broadening and broadening, over hill, dale, and swamp.  In this edition, poet Kelly Harris offers… Continue reading

What Laurence Ross is Reading

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Happy Spring, Bayou blossoms! The amount of titles mentioned on the What We’re Reading series is truly incredible.   For some readers, each installment serves as a challenge to step up their word game, … Continue reading

What Megan Burns is Reading

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Hello there, Bayou followers! This edition of What We’re Reading is like none other.  Poet Megan Burns created the challenge of recording her day-long reading routine, which included blog posts, articles, Amazon reviews,… Continue reading