Faye Rapoport DesPres

Latest Blog Posts

Just back from Alaska

I just returned from a two-week trip to beautiful, wild Alaska, where my love for photography (a personal passion, along with writing) grew, unbounded. How could it not, when I was surrounded by such breathtaking landscapes?

I write fiction, too!

I recently reviewed the proofs for Red Earth Review‘s July issue, which will contain my short story, “Capture the Moon.” This is how the journal describes itself: Much like the MFA program at Oklahoma City University that shares its name…

May!

It’s May. How did May get here? I spent four hours today trying to catch up on yard work by digging in our small patch of front garden with a pitchfork. I turned over dirt and sprinkled grass seed and…