Episode 150 — Jordan Castro


Jordan Castro is the guest. He is the author of several books, and his latest is a poetry collection called Young Americans, available now from Civil Coping Mechanisms. Ben Brooks, author of Grow Up, says I read these poems three times in one night, then put the duvet over my head and held my knees […]

An Interview with Electric Literature


I’ve been interviewed by Electric Literature, which has some really nice things to say about the podcast.  Many thanks to Julia Jackson, editor of the Electric Dish. Here’s the intro to the interview: A few weeks ago, I first listened to a new literary podcast: Other People with Brad Listi, which I found through Melissa […]

Episode 13 — Megan Boyle


Megan Boyle is the guest.  She’s the author of selected unpublished blog posts of a mexican panda express employee, an unorthodox debut poetry collection from Muumuu House. At the time of this interview, she had been up for 36 hours and was staying at her dad’s place in Baltimore. Topics of conversation include: Baltimore, Applebee’s, […]