I am looking for value in these things that are considered lowbrow, ugly or cringe in the scope of fine art.Read more
I would love to move closer to ideas where I am a part of the audience.Read more
I really enjoy the texture of toothed papers and the weight of books in my palms.Read more
I started with the girl and what she could be feeling to let her moments unwind.Read more
Thus writing in english is a constant act of approximation for someone who has lived in more than one language;Read more
One of the best notes I ever got about an angry poem was that I sounded like if the universe was your mom and your mom was mad at you.Read more
This song marks a reversal for me: the defect isn’t with me, or with others. I am empowered to make space for others, and stretch boundaries of inclusion in my spheres of influence.Read more
The writer Lorrie Moore calls the feeling I felt that day “the consolations of the mask,” where you make a place that doesn’t exist in your own life for the life your life has no room for, the exiles of your memory.Alexander Chee, How To Write An Autobiographical Novel: Essays
Notes on Twenty-Five is a hand-cut, hand-bound zine featuring 25 poems.Read more
What does the creative process sound like between you?
It’s sometimes as if Natalie and I are speaking different languages that we can each understand more or less.
I don’t know if I could ever work on my own, now that I’ve experienced working so closely with another person.Read more