Hello Essay Fiesta fans! Hope you enjoyed yesterday’s newsletter. If you have not signed up to receive it directly in your inbox, click here to subscribe. In other news, August’s Essay Fiesta is on the 15th, and we are pleased as a pinata to welcome two very talented writers: Scott Smith and Kristin Clifford!
Scott is Mr. Media. He is the director of digital strategy at Chicago Magazine. He also is a frequent blogger and a very frequent Twitter user. Find out about all the going ons of Chicago’s media scene by following him @ourmaninchicago.
Kristin is a comedian and writer. She has been described as “deadpan and hilarious.” You can check her funnies out at the Stardust Showcase, which she co-produces along with Essay Fiesta and Book Cellar star Kelsie Huff.
See these two crazy kids on Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. at the Book Cellar. The show is absolutely FREE. It doesn’t get much better than that.