Blood Mine

by Lauren Coodley

photography by Michele Miskovich



Lauren Coodley

Lauren Coodley taught psychology and history at the Napa community college for more than three decades. Her most recent books include Upton Sinclair: California Socialist, Celebrity Intellectual (University of Nebraska Press, 2013) and Napa Valley Chronicles (The History Press, 2013).  You can learn more about her work at


michele miskovich



Michele Miskovich

Michele Miskovich is an actress and fine art photographer. Michele will have her first solo photography exhibit later this year in LA. She is also a seasoned comedic improv + sketch performer having been in several improv troupes that performed around Los Angeles and is an alumna of The UCB Theatre. You can see her #acharacteraday on Instagram and many sketches on Funny or Die and YouTube. She lives and works in LA with her film composer husband and their young daughter.