Lisa Alexander’s Poems & Stones

Lisa Alexander is a poet. She’s a member of the Madwomen in the Attic workshops and a sound engineer for Prosody, WESA’s weekly poetry show. She’s currently working on a manuscript for a book called Throttle Body. Hear some of her poems here. Lisa describes big concepts with delightful details and a poet’s eye. We…

Kira Yeversky Mixes Art & Social Media

Kira Yeversky spreads her artistic interests across a wide variety of mediums with projects that include drawing, painting, and writing novels. One of her recent projects has been writing a three-part novel series that she started one year during NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), where she wrote the bulk of the first novel in one…

Nikita Zook Just Makes Things

Nikita Zook is an artist in Pittsburgh who recently decided to spend time every day on precise lettering and design for a 100 Days, 100 Quotes challenge on Instagram. Not only does Nikita share her lovely creations daily on Instagram, but she also reflects candidly about her project’s vulnerability in each picture’s comment section. “Sharing is…

Beth and Kayla’s Life Investigations

It started with two pals talking about art. A poet (me!), and an illustrator (Beth!). And then, as artists/dreamers tend to do, we got dreamy and decided to investigate life together. By that I mean we wrote down a bunch of topics about people’s lives that we’re curious about over drinks at Gus’s and put each…