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My Top 5 Necessary Follows for Reading and Writing

While I was in undergrad, it felt stupid-easy to keep track of important readings, literary goings-on, and overall Creative Writing drama because I was surrounded by people who knew all the info I didn’t know. 727 more words

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Interview with Hanya Yanagihara on Electric Literature

I came across an interview with Hanya Yanagihara on Electric Literature today. Her new novel, A Little Life, explores male friendships that are built on the mutual desire not to know too much. 155 more words


Jonathan Durbin's "Dad Thing"

Do you, dear humans, ever feel small?

I do. And that’s why I appreciated Jonathan Durbin’s recent short story, “Dad Thing,” in Electric Literature… 241 more words

'All Our Happy Days Are Stupid' by Sheila Heti

My review of Heti’s unsettling yet hilarious debut play is up on Electric Literature. If you’re interested in reading it, I urge you to read ‘How Should A Person Be?’ first, for enlightening context.


'Gutshot' by Amelia Gray

Featured today on Electric Literature is my review of ‘Gutshot,‘ which is absolutely my favorite new title of the year to date. Gray is a writer from whom I am desparate to read more from, but for now I’ll have to settle for obsessively re-reading her back catalogue.

ATTENTION READERS: You Have a New Home Online

This week was a big week in the literary world. There’s been a magnificent convergence of the web’s rich, yet scattered literary content. In short, book lovers have a new and much needed virtual home that proves literary culture is alive online. 192 more words

10 Short Stories I Loved in 2014

Below is a guest post from Pravesh Bhardwaj, a filmmaker based in Mumbai who has been posting his favorite short stories all year.