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The Insincere House

I have a new story, “The Insincere House”, in the new fall issue of Tin House.

I couldn’t be more excited. The issue features fiction and essays by some favorite writers: Jess Walter, Roxane Gay, Tayari Jones, Alice Sola Kim, Matthew Specktor–it’s amazing. 26 more words


It’s here: the latest issue of Tin House. I look for this well constructed, entertaining, and informative journal every quarter. This year I renewed my subscription for a few years but it wasn’t easy. 802 more words


My writing process blog tour [or: how I failed at this "chain letter" thing]

Last week a friend (Mary Ellen Sanger) sent me an email inviting me to be part of writers’ blog “tour.” I followed the instructions, sent out requests to all the writers I thought might be interested & hey, guess what – had no takers. 1,279 more words


THE OTHER SIDE: a powerful portrait of rape and recovery


The Other Side: a memoir

By Lacy M. Johnson

Tin House; July 15, 2014

$15.95, 219 pages

In a time when the issue of violence against women has once again become part of the common conversation, with Republican politicians and pundits expressing dismaying lack of knowledge and sensitivity about rape and women’s sexuality, Lacy Johnson’s new memoir, … 1,433 more words

Book Reviews

Our Endless Numbered Days - US Cover

I’m so excited to finally be able to share the US cover for my novel, Our Endless Numbered Days. It was designed by Jakob Vala… 340 more words

Blog Posts

The Indelicate Editor - But I get A's in All My Other Classes

by Gayle Towell

Successful writers are the biggest skeptics of their own work. Once you start assuming you’ve totally got this, then you start slipping. I personally always push forward with the assumption that there is more I could learn. 844 more words