Where Writers Write, TNBBB

Thanks to Lori Hettler of The Next Best Book Blog for including me in this. The room doesn’t have any windows unless you count the old kitchen window that once probably overlooked a vegetable garden and which now looks into a bathroom the slumlord added on later. We nailed this bulletin board over the window…

AWP 2014

I’m going to be talking a bit about this over the next little bit. It was an incredible week and a big shout out to the folks at Lazy Fascist Press, especially Kirsten Alene (pictured) and Cameron Pierce, and Rose O’Keefe who’s head honcho at Eraserhead press for their generosity and smarts. Meanwhile though, it’s…

Stories at Stories

So here’s a link to the event at Stories Bookstore in Echo Park. Here’s the blurb, put together by the host, Ben Loory It’s a reading! People will read. The following people: Ben Loory Jim Ruland Zoë Ruiz Cecil Castellucci John Skipp JS Breukelaar It will be good! JS Breukelaar will be here all the…

American Monster

Gone to print! I’ll be reading from American Monster at Stories Books in Echo Park on Feb 24, with a dauntin line-up that includes Ben Loory and John Skip. And then, as part of AWP, at Left Bank Books on March 1. Details and links to follow. As far as reality goes, the Novella is…