As we continue our Year of Authors, celebrating the amazing artists and authors from the first twenty issues of Pulp Literature, we enter a week of four Angelas and an Anna!
21st – 25th January 2019
Monday: Angela Caravan, Issue 20
Angela Caravan writes poetry and fiction. She lives in Vancouver, BC, with a boy and a man and sometimes has trouble telling the difference between the two. You can find some of her recent writing in Longleaf Review and Reel Honey Mag.
Tuesday: Angela Melick, Issue 1
Angela, aka ‘Jam’ is an engineer who draws comics at night. She lives in Vancouver BC with Trevor, who is a fish. She has no cats … yet. She likes skiing and cycling, coffee and pancakes, manga and physics. She hates squirrels and puddles, mean people and loud noises. She chronicles her life in webcomic version at wastedtalent.ca. “The Mechanics” orginally appeared in Exploded View (Cloudscape Comics, 2010).
Wednesday: Angela Post, Issue 15
‘Sourdough’ was the runner-up in the 2016 Surrey International Writers’ Conference Storyteller’s Award, judged by Jack Whyte and Diana Gabaldon. Angela Post was born in the Yukon and grew up with her Brazilian mother and Latvian father in a mining town inhabited by about 500 people. She writes young adult and children’s books when not working as a psychologist. During her lunch-time walks around SFU, the character of the mountain-dwelling prospector, or ‘sourdough’, began dogging her steps until she wrote about him. You can follow Angela on twitter @angspost.
Thursday: Angela Rebrec, Issue 18
Angela Rebrec is a writer, singer, graphic artist, and mother who works as a longshoreman to help fund her many passions. Her writing has appeared most recently in Prairie Fire, Grain, The Antigonish Review, and PRISM International’s Creative Nonfiction Contest. She is the managing editor of pulp mag, Kwantlen Polytechnic University’s magazine of literature and fine art, and facilitates writing workshops with elementary-aged children as well. Angela lives with her husband and three children in Delta on unceded Coast Salish lands. Her poem ‘On a Dark Lake’s Edge’ was shortlisted for the 2017 Magpie Award for Poetry.
Anna Belkine is a data analyst, living in California. She writes during those powerful moments of creative inspiration that occur when both of her kids are asleep at the same time. Her flash fiction story, ‘The Ravens’ came out in Pulp Literature Issue 6, Spring 2015, and ‘You Better Watch Out’ was a Christmas Horror piece appearing in Issue 13, Winter 2017.