Wednesday, June 01, 2016

Great Summer Reads

The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson
War is a Force that Gives us Meaning by Chris Hedges
Time's Arrow by Martin Amis
Black Planet by David Shields
The Mourner's Song by James Tatum
Regarding the Pain of Others by Sontag

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Enjoyed my visit at WVU.

Here's a nice article about that talk.  Also they linked my favorite films about the Iraq War.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Essay Appearing in Black Warrior Review

Thank you to Mary Roach, who chose this essay as 2nd place for Black Warrior Review's 11th contest.  

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Poem in The New Yorker

Thank you to Paul Muldoon for accepting this poem in The New Yorker.

Monday, November 30, 2015

Blog Post for Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing

Thanks to Aria Curtis and the Piper Center for posting some thoughts here on revision.

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Interview with Arizona State Alumni

Thank you to Liz Massey for doing this interview for ASU:


Tuesday, July 08, 2014

Outstanding Summer Reads

These are some of the wonderful books I've been able to read this summer.

Another Bullshit Night in Suck City by Nick Flynn
The Empathy Exams by Leslie Jameson
Life Work by Donald Hall
Child of God by Cormac McCarthy
Constellation of Genius 1922: Modernism Year One by Kevin Jackson
This Connection of Everyone with Lungs by Juliana Spahr