7 years in and they’re still surprising each other.
"The verse is secondary, which is fine anyway—the lyrics on the verses may actually be some of her worst, diaristic as ever but setting scenes so specific that they just seem self-indulgent at this point. "Remember when you hit the brakes too soon/Twenty stitches in a hospital room/When you started crying/Baby, I did too.” This might as well be Harry Styles fanfic at this point, and if it’s not about Harry Styles, who even cares? Didn’t they date for like three months, two years ago?”
- Julianne on “Out of the Woods”
"Another thing I want to talk to you about is this idea of learning. Basically, you have to keep on learning—it will distract you from all the bullshit that we’re talking about. Two years ago, I couldn’t produce [music]; I learned how to do it in literally two years. I found it really difficult to…
October is coming up Teebs! I’m still reading in a couple weeks for the Atlas Review like I posted about earlier, but Anna Kamerer will be replacing Niina Polari, as Niina will be reading for them in November. It’ll be at Local 61 bar in Brooklyn on Oct. 8.
ALSO! I just confirmed with the folks at Guernica that I’ll be reading for them on Oct. 23rd at McNally Jackson for the second of their Guernica Annual release parties!
And finally, I learned that a section from IRL will appear in the October issue of [PANK] magazine alongside audio of me reading the excerpt. Huzzah!
Best guy rules the world
We are the last animal to arrive in the kingdom—even science will tell you that.
My father takes me into the hills we cut sage. He tells me to thank the plant for its sacrifice. Every time I free a switch of it a burst of prayer for every leaf.
I’m swoll on knowing this, sharing the pride of…
Phil Collins - Can’t Stop Loving You