Literature

The Long and Winding Road

Local poet Leslie Garcia discusses her—and by extension, her family’s—harrowing path to poetry

Speak for Yourself

Nashville Youth Poet Laureate Haviland Whiting doesn’t shy away from the truth—and she wants other teens to follow her lead.

Who’s Gonna Fill Their Shoes?

MUSICIAN, JOURNALIST, AND COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME EDITOR PETER COOPER EXPLORES THE LEGENDS AND MYTHS BEHIND COUNTRY MUSIC IN HIS NEW BOOK

Lit City

THE PORCH COFOUNDER SUSANNAH FELTS AND EAST SIDE STORYTELLIN’ FOUNDER CHUCK BEARD ON THE STATE OF NASHVILLE LITERATURE