Been Thinkin’ About, Episode 7: Plague Child’s Doctor

Join Editor-in-Chief Joshua Heston along with Ozarks native Ethan Grubaugh as they talk about the 2018 novel Plague Child’s Doctor, authored by Joshua Heston. The team is joined by Dr. Hayden Head and 14-year-old StateoftheOzarks intern Noah Bray. Note: The StateoftheOzarks’ KrampusNacht was scheduled for Thursday, December 9, 2018. Podcast Partners:Shepherd the Musical: Rediscovering America’s…

State of the Ozarks Writers & Artists Night

Fall Writers & Artists Competition

Writers & Artists Frequently Asked Questions How do I participate? Email Josh@StateoftheOzarks.net to place your name on the list either as an artist or as a writer. How does this thing work? During the month of August, State of the Ozarks Online Magazine collects written essays. As the essays come in, editor Joshua Heston will…

Nine Summers Ago

Been Thinkin’ About… Nine summers ago. Change. Love. Heartbreak. The passage of time. The pain of self-doubt. Life. Nine summers ago, the tomatoes were ripening. Strawberry season had passed. Cottonwood leaves rippled in the dry August air. And I was on a mission. One I absolutely believed in for no apparent reason. I had known…