Houston Matters

Houston Writer Charts Her Own Path Outside the World of Academia

Houston’s Miah Arnold is a different kind of writer. Many folks of the literary mindset opt for a career in academia to earn a living while honing their craft. But Arnold’s path took a different turn. She’s created her own writing studio, called Grackle & Grackle, to help others find their literary voice. In a […]

Houston writer Miah Arnold, author of the novel "Sweet Land of Bigamy," talks at an event for local literary organization Inprint. (Image Courtesy Inprint, via Vimeo)Sweet Land of Bigamy - Miah ArnoldHouston’s Miah Arnold is a different kind of writer. Many folks of the literary mindset opt for a career in academia to earn a living while honing their craft.

But Arnold's path took a different turn. She's created her own writing studio, called Grackle & Grackle, to help others find their literary voice.

In a recent interview for Houston Public Media's occasional web series Writing the City, Arnold talks about opting out of academia and her journey as a writer. Arnold is the author of the novel Sweet Land of Bigamy.

(Above: Houston writer Miah Arnold, author of the novel “Sweet Land of Bigamy,” talks at an event for local literary organization Inprint. Image Courtesy Inprint, via Vimeo)

MORE: Miah Arnold Extended Interview (Houston Public Media, Aug. 17, 2016)

Share

Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

More Information