the bottom line
Joy Williams’ peculiar "Ninety-Nine Stories of God" blends philosophy with fantasy.
Noyes’ characters grope around in the dark for meaning in their rural hometowns.
"The Seed Collectors" is an exquisitely nimble novel about self-knowledge, love and self-love, and the many ways we shape our lives.
Elizabeth Crane’s novel "The History of Great Things" is narrated by a girl and her mother.
A spare, powerful story about race, family and sign language.
Revisiting The Bottom Line: An Interview with Allan Pepper, Plus Jon Regen and Sarah Jaffe Exclusives
The Bottom Line has been closed for eleven years, it closed January 2nd, 2004. I think about it all the time because I spent a great deal of my life there. One of the things I'm working on is an oral history viewed from the perspective of the performers who performed there.
There are two kinds of songs that get stuck in your head... the ones that drive you crazy and the ones you just can't stop reveling in.