DC, Miami, etc.

Hey all — I haven’t posted in a while because the Buffalo & Ithaca trip wore me out & I sunk into my next novel to recover. But I’m surfacing again, and soon (along with my trusty compañero A. Golaski) to read in Washington DC on a bill with really awesome writers Maureen Thorson and […]


Come tomorrow 9am I’ll be airbound for Iowa City and Prairie Lights (for a reading to later be broadcast — I think — here), then St. Olaf College, then Minneapolis, then Milwaukee. I’ll report in full when I return; until then, there are a couple of solipsistic links I’ve been meaning to share: Dan Green […]

they got mist up there

Mist coming in on the way into Portland Maine last night for a reading with Adam Golaski at Longfellow books — I love Portland, and I love coming over that low, winding bridge with the whole Harbor in front of me. The crowd came for Color Plates (new to the world this week) and it was a […]


Thanks to everyone for a really nice reading on Thursday: Evan for hosting us, Ben for handing me his scrawled & thoughtful “Corinna said no double bed / the thing about the frame she said // we’re gonna be late I said / Julie stuttered,” George for his new mustache, Melissa for raising a toast, […]

A Long Shot

As Brookline Patch notes I’ll be reading with Adam Golaski at the Brookline Booksmith this Thursday at 7pm and I’m really, really happy I’ll be doing so. Adam & I are kicking off a big tour with this reading — a country-wide tour embarked upon not all at once by bit by bit, over weekends […]