You can read my latest review at the lovely Night Music Journal. The book is Earthquakes In Candyland, a collection of feminist non-fiction by Portland author and performer, Jennifer Robin. If you have a book of prose you'd like reviewed, feel free to reach out via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
My flash fiction story, "The Wax" can now be read in the print issue of Coffee People, Issue 06! I am so, so honored to have my work in this zine. It's about time there was a zine for and about the experiences of the folx behind the counter!! From barista interviews, to visual art, … Continue reading Coffee People Zine: Issue 06
def. Autoportrait: 1. a likeness of a person, esp. of the face, as a painting, drawing, sculpture, or photograph... Earlier this year I purchased Tonight I’m Someone Else - Hodson’s collection of (mostly) braided personal essays. Her work struck me as something so original - but I couldn’t put my finger on how. Did it … Continue reading “I Could Live Without Speaking:” on Chelsea Hodson’s Autoportrait project
Reading old journals this morning in search of clarity...finding something else. It's like reading a ghost of myself. In April 2017 I took a personal essay class and we wrote 6-word memoirs as an exercise and shared them aloud. I think I chose to share #4 - which takes the cake. The memoirs below; successful … Continue reading 6 Word Memoirs & Ghost Selves
A dutch baby for breakfast. Lots of coffee. And reading poetry to each other; Leonard Cohen's THE BOOK OF LONGING And thus new traditions were born