On Friday, October 14th, UW Creative Writing Program students, faculty, and fans gathered at the new 8 Bytes Cafe for the second reading of the semester. Three 2nd year students read through some serious pinball machine static. A lot of fried delicacies were consumed.
Bethann Merkle, 2nd year in nonfiction, read from a section of her thesis, which explores hunting, landscapes, and food systems.
Lilly Schneider, 2nd year fiction writer, read a story, “BYOB,” that’s forthcoming in Willow Springs lit mag.
Kat Williams read a bit of short fiction, currently titled “I’ll Give You What You Want If You Ask for It Enough.”