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Kristy Athens’ nonfiction and short fiction have been published in a number of magazines, newspapers and literary journals, most recently High Desert Journal, Barely South Review and the anthology Mamas and Papas. In 2010, she was a writer-in-residence for the Eastern Oregon Writer-in-Residence program and Soapstone. Kristy has served on the boards of the Hood River County Cultural Trust, Independent Publishing Resource Center, and Northwest Writers. She has been a guest blogger for New Oregon Arts & Letters; editor of Columbia Gorge Magazine; and coordinator of the Columbia Center for the Arts Plein Air Writing Exhibition, and of Literary Arts’ Oregon Book Awards and Oregon Literary Fellowships programs. Her book Get Your Pitchfork On! ...more

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The Get Your Pitchfork On! blog is three years old! I have faithfully updated it every Sunday since January 2012, even during graduate school. I am proud of myself for that. But doing so takes a lot of time and, because of said schoolwork, the things that have gotten pushed asideplaying fiddle, hiking, writing for publications, and making collage artworksare starting to get impatient with me. A...

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Building Soil is great for garden-sized plots. The author makes everything make sense, and gives options so you can figure out the level of intervention you are most likely to maintain over time.
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"A broad anecdotal assessment of everything to consider and be cautious of if you’re a city wanker thinking of moving to the country. It’s not all peaches and cream and there’s lots to know, and a lot of hard work ahead. Get your pocketbook in orde..." Read more of this review »
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