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Three months

The Cut asked me to write about why I wear so much black eye shadow, and I did so, with pleasure. Also, speaking of pleasure

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Where to start

A lot's happened this month! Where to start, okay, hrm, I got to talk with the extraordinarily generous and brilliant Laura van den Berg in Electric Literature

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Giacometti

I DO NOT KNOW WHETHER I WORK IN ORDER TO MAKE SOMETHING OR IN ORDER TO KNOW WHY I CANNOT MAKE WHAT I WOULD LIKE...

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Essays!

Almost every short piece I’ve been working on came out all at once, these past couple of weeks. I celebrated the (relative) bonanza of...

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HEROICS!

An eventful few days: HEROICS, the novel I’ve been writing for over eight years, has sold to Riverhead! The new NOON arrived in the mail, and it includes...

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NEA

It’s a relief, truly, to see this list up on the internet; it helps the news feel more official, I think, and I’ve been a little worried that...

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NOON!

I have a story forthcoming in the 2015 NOON! I’ve loved NOON for years—years—and I can’t really overstate my excitement. I keep taking out previous issues of NOON from my bookshelves and...

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