This week’s installment of Ten Questions features Pajtim Statovci and David Hackston, the author and the translator of Bolla.
The author of With Teeth writes that her affinity for self-deprecating humor is inextricable from her queerness.
“There’s something sort of final and fulfilling about discovering, say, that a poem’s floor is also its ceiling.” —Justin Jannise, author of How to be Better by Being Worse
The author of Martha Moody celebrates the creative freedom of small-scale indie publishing.
The author of Martha Moody writes about the intimacy and queerness of italics.
The author of I Know You Know Who I Am seeks to approach his characters without judgment.
“Commit to completing a scene each time you write” —Randa Jarrar, author of Love Is an Ex-Country
“Writing is revision. Period. That’s not glamorous, but it is rewarding.” —Robert Jones Jr., author of The Prophets
“It was a bit of an exorcism.” —Torrey Peters, author of Detransition, Baby
The author of Thin Places celebrates hot-blooded writing.