by Kim Church
“I didn’t know what I’d find. I went where I was led.” Kim Church interviews Patricia Henley about writing place, the business of publishing, and Haywire Books’ twentieth-anniversary reissue of her debut novel Hummingbird House.
Kim Church is the author of Byrd (Dzanc Books), winner of the Crooks Corner Book Prize, a Chautauqua Prize finalist, and longlisted for the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction. Her short work has appeared in The Sun, The Believer Logger, the Norton anthology Flash Fiction Forward, and elsewhere. She has interviewed authors for Fiction Writers Review, Bloom, South Writ Large, and Prime Number Magazine. She lives in Raleigh, North Carolina. Visit her online at www.kimchurch.com.