MFA candidate at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
REAL: Regarding Arts & Letters
Split Lip Magazine
Western Humanities Review
Whole Beast Rag
Stories Soon In:
A novel investigating the nature/paradox of individual identity within corporate power structures.
Who knows? I just want my stories to be things that tumble down the street, shooting sparks.
DFW (Infinite Jest, Oblivion, A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again); Pynchon (Lot 49); Donald Barthleme (his stories); Joyce (Ulysses, his stories); Flannery O'Connor (Wise Blood, her stories); Joy Williams; Haruki Murakami (1Q84, his stories); Teju Cole (Open City); Chris Bachelder (Abbott Awaits); Mann (The Magic Mountain); Vonnegut (Slaughterhouse Five, Cat's Cradle, Sirens of Titan); Sarah Levine (Strange Dark Oracles); Padgett Powell (Edisto, The Interrogative Mood); Joshua Cohen (Witz, Four New Messages), Norman Lock, Barry Hannah, Proust, etc.
i could tell you were a fan of DFW