Esther Harder: Telling Stories of Uganda

When Esther Harder was preparing to leave Uganda and return to the U.S. seven years ago, her Ugandan host mother sent her with directions: “Go and tell our story. That is your job.” It’s a comment that helps ground her while she writes. I interviewed Esther in her third-story office nook—a tidy desk facing a large,…

Finding Time to Make Something

Here are some of my favorite things: interviewing people, talking about art (in the broadest sense of the term), and writing stories. Lit Pitt is a blog that combines these things. However, when starting this blog, I ran into some questions like when will I have time? is a blog the most productive use of time? is…