I edit literary fiction and nonfiction for Graywolf Press, with an emphasis on diverse, voice-driven, risk-taking work.
I write fiction—short stories and novels—about the midwest and the people who live there.
I drum for the post-hardcore band Complexes, a power trio from MPLS.
I make stuff, all kinds of stuff, because the world doesn't need more consumers.
“Writing is like driving at night in the fog. You can only see as far as your headlights, but you can make the whole trip that way.”
"The editor's relationship to a book should be an invisible one."
“It’s the honesty you apply to your playing that makes music enjoyable. The style of the music has little to do with it. It’s only honesty makes it beautiful.”
Anna Burns has won the 2020 International Dublin Literary Award for Milkman. This comes after she won the Book
Before the pandemic broke over us like a tidal wave and swept away any form of normalcy, Complexes dropped a new si
After a long November I had a week-long residency in Door County, WI, thanks to the fine folks at Write On, Door Co