It's road trip season! Follow me on my Scottish Faerie Trail in Faerie Magazine at B&N.

Curious Things...


My essay for The Paris Review.

The Case For Melancholy, The New York Times, November 7, 2015

I forgot to ask Mister Finch if he eats magical mushrooms.
Faerie Magazine, winter issue.


It's road trip season! Follow me on my Scottish Faerie Trail in Faerie Magazine at B&N.

Ever dream of living in an 18th-century Pineapple? One of Scotland's most magical destinations.

Me and Joel Grey @ The Museum of the City of New York : Joel Grey/A New York Life
I sent Joel Grey a weird poem when I was in high school and he wrote back! Years later, he was gracious enough to write a pithy book blurb for my Bohemian Manifesto book, so the least I could do was pay homage to him in my new novel-in-progress (The 27-Notebooks of Nick Dante) with a curious character named Klaus.

Vegan beauty innovator David Klasfeld in his shop on Ludlow Street
My interview with the curiously charming David Klasfeld, creator of OCC

Selected Works

Nonfiction
“An Exultation of a State of Mind”
The New York Times
“... offers advice to all women, brunettes and redheads included, on how to detonate the inner bombshell.”
—The New York Times
Fiction
“If Raymond Carver... had been just a little bit nuttier... [he] would have been proud to produce something like Pluto, Animal Lover.”
The New York Times

Lucky Me (The Twenty-Seven Notebooks of Nick Dante)

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