In addition to writing fiction, I've contributed art, design, and books coverage to a variety of publications. Here's a selection of some recent and favorite pieces.


Essays and Reviews

Elle UK / Disappearing Friends About friendship and all the infatuation, belonging, loss, and possibility that goes with it.

Tin House / Correspondent's Course: Fake Art An essay about imaginary art in novels by Robert Stone, Dawn Powell, Dana Spiotta, Alan Warner, and Rachel Kushner.

Literary Hub / On Writing Fiction and Watching Soap Operas
If you ever loved Santa Barbara or General Hospital or One Life to Live or Days of Our Lives or All My Children or the Young and the Restless, this one's for you.

Bustle / Four Great Female Friendships in Books and on Screen In praise of Doll & Em, Zadie Smith's NW, Mina Tannenbaum, and Eleanor Bergstein's Advancing Paul Newman.

The Second Pass / Freeways, Taquitos, Stravinsky and Speed An appreciation of Eve Babitz, author of Eve's Hollywood and Slow Days, Fast Company. (I wrote this before her marvelous books came back into print.)


Profiles and Studio Visits, Sight Unseen