I’m excited to say that Harper Perennial will be publishing my essay collection COME HERE, FEAR. I get to work with Cal Morgan and Maya Ziv who are brilliant and hilarious and oh so patient with my exclamation points. I couldn’t be more grateful to take these next steps with them.
I’m also ridiculously in love with my agent, Meredith Kaffel, who said, You see that? Up there? The sky? Let’s shoot for it.
I joined The New York Times as a contributing opinion writer.
I spoke with the wonderful Adrienne Gunn at TriQuarterly.
I wrote about Chicago’s mayoral election for the New York Times.
I have a story on the “Rites Of Passage” episode of Snap Judgment on NPR.
I wrote about our building catching on fire for the New York Times.
Chicago Magazine named Once I Was Cool one of the best books of 2014.
At Salon, Roxane Gay chose Once I Was Cool as one of her top ten books of 2014.
I answered a letter for the Dear Life series at The Manifest Station.