Episode 264 — Jacinda Townsend

   

Jacinda Townsend is the guest. Her new novel Saint Monkey is now available from W.W. Norton & Co.

An Unmotivated Person’s Guide to Body Dysmorphia

   

Every hour I went without food felt like an accomplishment. I had given up on trying to maintain relationships with anybody in real life. I viewed all my past relationships as failures, for the most part.

Notes from My Notes App

   

For example: How do Eskimos reproduce in such cold weather.