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Our Space is a collection of shorts and poetry from the Writespace community. Writespace is a Houston-based grassroots literary organization offering workshops, online workshops, write-ins, readings, open mics, author events, college application essay prep, and more. Visit for more information. ...more
Paperback, 92 pages
Published August 15th 2015 by Writespace
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Julia Rios
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A lovely collection of short pieces by Houston area writers. This was produced by a writing organization called Writespace, and I got a copy while attending their inaugural writing festival, Writefest. I decided to open it on the plane home and ended up reading it straight through. Not every piece spoke to me, but many grabbed hold of me and wouldn't let go. I particularly enjoyed the focus on short length and variety of styles. Poetry, memoir, personal essay, and fiction were nestled side by si ...more
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Holly Lyn Walrath’s poetry and short fiction has appeared in Strange Horizons, Fireside Fiction, Luna Station Quarterly, Liminality, and elsewhere. She is the author of Glimmerglass Girl, (Finishing Line Press, 2018). She holds a B.A. in English from The University of Texas and a Master’s in Creative Writing from the University of Denver. She is a freelance editor and host of The Weird Circular, a ...more

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