“Home Fire” Author Kamila Shamsie Turns To Urdu Poetry For Inspiration To Keep Resisting

In the months since Donald Trump has become president, more and more people have become inspired to join the Resistance — whether that means volunteering, campaigning, donating, making calls, educating themselves and others on the issues, or otherwise. Bustle’s 31 Days of Reading Resistance takes a look at the role of literature and writing in the Resistance, […]

Teen author to share story of her first novel at Finksburg library

  As Katie Mlinek, of Baltimore, prepares to head off for her freshman year of college in the fall, she’s first making a stop at the Carroll County Public Library to discuss her first novel, “Comic Sans,” written while she was still in high school. Mlinek will visit the Finksburg branch on Tuesday, Aug. 1, […]