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Voice Rising Series

Please join us for the sixth installment of the Voice Rising Series featuring Adam O’Fallon Price, Denise Heinze, Jon Leon and Connor Winkler reading their original work.

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Chapel Hill, NC

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at 7 PM – 9 PM


The Brief and True Report of Temperance Flowerdew

The Brief and True Report of Temperance Flowerdew is under contract with Blackstone Publishing.  The release date is Fall 2020.

The Brief and True Report of Temperance Flowerdew was a finalist in the 2017 University of New Orleans Press Publishing Lab Prize.

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Sally St. Johns

Article in Greening of the Great Lakes and

Sally St. Johns: new novel a “frolicking caper” simultaneously probing fears about global warming, aging and other “critical” issues

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Latest Review of Sally St. Johns

“The voice of 43-year-old Sally St. Johns sparkles with intelligence and humor in Denise Heinze’s debut novel. . . .The plot chuckles along to an unexpected but earned conclusion that left me wondering if the answer to our energy problems might be right under our behinds.”  Donna Meredith, Southern Literary Review

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“The Grid” short story appears in the print-only Fall 2017 issue of THEMA Literary Journal, featuring the theme “The Missing Letters.”