Saturday Newsletter: November 5, 2022

Horse in Dreamland (oil pastel) by Tutu Lin, 13; published as the cover for Stone Soup November 2022 A note from Caleb Greetings! This week I have the pleasure of announcing our December 10 reading for Writing Workshop students: Blame the Squirrels, and Other Stories. The event is our first formal reading for Writing Workshop […]

Saturday Newsletter: October 1, 2022

Fire Eater (Nikon d3500) by Aaron D’Souza, 9; published in Stone Soup February 2022 A note from Caleb Greetings from Houston! The last time I wrote to you all I was still living in Santa Cruz, California, where Stone Soup got its start. I have since moved to Houston to pursue an MFA in fiction writing and, […]


I sense a fragrance  Like old memories and new  Peace drifts through the air      Cherry blossoms bloom  With memory of winter  Lingering softly      Lush meadows grow tall  As nature opens its eyes  Leaves of spring glow green