Category Archives: book reviews

some book reviews.

So…I wrote some book reviews & The Brooklyn Rail decided to print them. You can also find them online here [Monica Drake], here [Chris Offutt], and here [Kristin Hersh, Kim Gordon, Carrie Brownstein].

review of “Belfast Noir” published in Irish America Magazine

My review of “Belfast Noir” is in the current issue of Irish America Magazine. You can read it here:

summer writing

already it’s summer & we barely had spring…summers for me used to mean writing workshops but with the advent of graduate school, I’ve had to give all that up. still, I’m finding myself nostalgic for Tin House & altogether missing the glorious Pacific Northwest.

On a completely different note, I have a review of John Banville’s latest, “The Black-Eyed Blonde,”  in the new issue of “Irish America.” An actual print magazine.  You can read the review here: