The Daily Beast continues it short story series with “I Shot Bin Laden” by Elliot Ackerman, Consequence and Words After War “Tip of the Spear” panel participant. Elliot’s short story begins, “I Shot Bin Laden, but when I did, he shot me.” To read more of Elliot’s work, follow him on Twitter: @elliotackerman.
Consequence contributor and supporter Bob Shacochis won the Dayton Literary Peace Prize. In an interview with Ron Charles of the Washington Post, Shacochis asks, “How could I grow up where I did, and when I did, and not become a writer obsessed by the dynamics of politics and power and, ultimately, peace, after being an eyewitness […]
Lea Carpenter’s latest story has been published by The Daily Beast in a new series featuring short stories and works of fiction. Author of Eleven Days, and a Consequence panelist in April of 2014, Lea will moderate the magazine’s November panel in NYC. Click here to read Lea’s story.