Author Description

Benjamin Rybeck Benjamin Rybeck's fiction has received honorable mention in The Best American Nonrequired Reading and The Pushcart Prize Anthology. His writing also appears in Electric Literature's The Outlet, HTMLGIANT, Kirkus Reviews, The Nervous Breakdown, Ninth Letter, PANK, The Rumpus, The Seattle Review, and elsewhere. He lives in the Houston area, where he recently finished a novel and a short story collection. Follow him on twitter @videosnasty.

Author Posts

Further Joy by John Brandon

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American Innovations by Rivka Galchen

Rivka Galchen tells stories about characters who obsess over strangers; who cling to things that may not…

And the Dark Sacred Night by Julia Glass

In 2002, Julia Glass won the National Book Award for Three Junes, a rare accomplishment for a…

During the Reign of the Queen of Persia by Joan Chase

Once in a while, a serious reader of fiction has to grapple with a depressing question: how…

Vernon Downs by Jaime Clarke

Some authors everybody has an opinion about. For instance, remember that controversial writer from the early 90s?…

A Moody Fellow Finds Love and Then Dies by Douglas Watson

If you tell me that Douglas Watson isn’t the nicest person alive, I won’t believe you. A…