Jane Hawley and Nicholas Belardes

This week we’ll be talking with creative couple Jane Hawley and Nicholas Belardes, both accomplished authors in their own right.

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Jane Hawley

Jane Hawley is a writer from California. She received her BA from the University of Wyoming and is an MFA candidate in Fiction at Texas State University, where she serves as the Managing Editor of Front Porch Journal. She’s also a part of the editorial board for Anthropoid, a literary collective and magazine of the humanesque, and writes reviews for American Microreviews and Interviews. Her fiction, non-fiction, and graphic narratives have been published by Day One, The Pinch, and Memoir Journal.

Learn more about Jane and her work, by visiting her personal website.


Nick Belardes

Nicholas Belardes is the author of A People’s History Of The Peculiar (2014), Songs Of The Glue Machines (poetry: 2013), illustrator of New York Times best selling novel West of Here (2011), author of the first Twitter Lit, Small Places (2008), and Lords (fiction: 2005).

Learn more about Nick and his work, by visiting his personal website.