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Essay

Looking Backward

I’m very happy that my friend Donald Quist invited me to participate in his new online project, Past Ten, which lets writers talk about their pasts.

Here’s my contribution.

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Essay

On Walls, Paul Auster, and Donald Trump

I have a short(ish) essay over at Vol. 1 Brooklyn that aims to use Paul Auster’s writing to discuss the damage that comes with building walls (which, of course, is one of the main promises of a certain loud presidential candidate). I enjoyed writing it. Maybe you’ll enjoy reading it.

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Book Review Essay

Some (new) News

A few new items have popped up recently.

One is a tiny essay I wrote called “Exoneration,” which appears in the latest issue of 5×5. It’s only one sentence long, but that sentence is far from short.

Also out are a couple of book reviews. At NC, I got to talk about Masande Ntshanga’s amazing novel, The ReactiveAnd I was so happy to review Abby Frucht and Laurie Alberts’ new, crazy tale, A Well-Made Bed, for The Northwest Review of Books.

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Essay Fiction

Another piece

I have a very short story/essay/poem in the new issue of Maudlin House. It’s called “Another Box,” and you can read it right here.