Smash Lits with Aaron Burch

I published Aaron Burch's CNF The Idea of it All at this week at The Forge. I love how this tiny piece builds, how poignant it is. And I got to interview Aaron too. 1) What would your superhero power be? So, I have this lesson plan built around this This American Life segment about flight vs.... Continue Reading →

Smash Lits with Angela Readman

I was delighted to publish a wonderful flash by Angela Readman at The Forge - you can read A Quiet Like This here. And she kindly took part in an interview too. 1) What is your superpower? I can make anything & anyone smell of loads and loads of garlic. Think about, I can make... Continue Reading →

Nine Endings at Hobart

Thank you, Aaron Burch, for publishing Nine Endings at Hobart. (My first piece of nonfiction - which turns out to feel pretty exposing. Who knew, right?) Hobart has long been a journal I hoped I'd one day find a way into and I'm pretty damn chuffed. If you'd like to, you can read Nine Endings... Continue Reading →

Weather by Jenny Offill

This is one of those deceptively slight books - it is packed with meaning. Offill writes bitesize witticisms (perfect for these tweety doom days) as we spend time with Lizzie the college librarian, a woman who feels so familiar to me, only way smarter and funnier than anyone I actually know. "I remind myself (as... Continue Reading →

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