An up-and-coming Oregon writer, Tabitha Blankenbiller's essays excavate the truth behind fashion, food, friendships, old video games, and squished lizards. Her work springs to life where personal and pop cultures intersect.

You can read her essays and stories here.

You can join her for a Skillshare class on pop culture writing here.

She's also blogging.

She has a book on food and writing, "Eats of Eden," that will be released in Fall 2017 from Alternating Current Press.

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