Without a doubt, 2020 was a difficult year, and these difficulties have extended to our neighborhood independent bookstores. These independent bookstores have had to close, shift their business models, and more to survive during the pandemic, but they are not dead yet. Here’s why and how you can help these stores survive.
Another Read Through is a charming bookstore on North Mississippi Avenue that provides an appealing mix of new books from local authors and used books from a wider range of authors and genres. Staffed by friendly folks, the store hosted the official launch for Karelia Stetz-Waters’s Forgive Me If I’ve Told You This Before on […]
Every Thursday, Ooligan Press invites a poet whose work is included in Alive at the Center, our forthcoming anthology of poetry from Pacific Northwest writers, to blog for us. This week, we are pleased to feature Kevin Craft, a poet from Seattle, WA. Please enjoy his post! A Year (And Twenty) in Seattle Letters Even before […]