Life Harvester is a monthly newsletter from my semi-retirement here in the Paris of Appalachia, Pittsburgh, PA, in which I review items, objects, people, places, and experiences that I encounter. Mild cultural criticism from an out of practice writer trying to get back in the habit. Subscribe to monthly emails here:


Life Harvester is also available in print each month from the following locations:
Athens, GA: Bizarro Wuxtry; Austin, TX: End of an Ear; Beacon, NY: Binnacle Books; Bloomington, IN: Monroe County Public Library; Chattanooga, TN: Chattanooga Public Library; Los Angeles, CA: Bad Dog LA Minneapolis, MN: Extreme Noise Records; New Orleans, LA: Domino Sound Record Shack; NYC: Academy Records (Brooklyn & Manhattan locations), Book Row, Bookthugnation, Molasses Books, Mudd Guts; Oakland, CA: E.M. Wolfman Philadelphia, PA: Common Beat; Pittsburgh, PA: Babyland Lobby, Big Idea Bookstore, Butterwood, Cruel Noise Records, Kaibur, Little Idea, Spak Bros, Switch & Signal Skate Park, Three Pigs Collective, White Whale Books, Workshop PGH; Providence, RI: Analog Underground; Richmond, VA: Steady Sounds; San Diego, CA: Verbatim Books; San Francisco, CA: Alley Cat Books, Needles & Pens

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