Killer Motivation

Fiction by Corey Lynn Fayman


Nonfiction by Juan Alvarado Valdivia

Frequently Asked Questions About Staying in South Korea

Nonfiction by Anthony Huerta Velasquez

Poetry by Emily Hyland

The Creative Life interview with Emily Hyland

The Creative Life interview with Sebastian Matthews

Mount Hope News

Best American Essays 2020 has cited  two Mount Hope authors  in its list of "Notable Essays of 2019": About Boredom, by Cicily Bennion, and Life Is An Island, by Don Lago. These are Mount Hope's fourth and fifth such honors in the past six years.

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"When you’re living a creative life you can shelter in a place by nature—and also, after the accident, I became a bit of a hermit for a few years—and you get into a solitary rhythm. "

The Creative Life:

Emily Hyland

"Being a poet and a creative person is something I've always been. I didn't expect to fall into the business world. I didn't ever imagine being a restaurateur."

The Creative Life:

Sebastian Matthews

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