“The Spontaneous Quarantine Writing that Became a Hit in Japan”

My essay in Lit Hub about BOTTICELLI Fables from a Plague Time Rush-published this spring in translation in Tokyo by Ignition Gallery

TOKYO GHOST GAGA – Tokyo Stories

Since spring 2019 I’ve been writing TOKYO GHOST GAGA, monthly tales about Tokyo for Japan’s NAMI magazine. Starting Jan. 2020, NAMI has started putting TOKYO GHOST GAGA online– bilingually, in […]

At home with Mexico’s Weegee

I visited Enrique Metinides, the great Mexican crime photographer and toy collector, for the Guardian    

“Burlap” in New Yorker Flash Fiction

“Burlap” – A little tale of trying to escape the world  NewYorker.com “Dr. Nakamura” – Story from BOMB A nasty story for kids VICE Interview about Nastybook on NPR   […]

A Man Jumps Out of An Airplane – New Edition

     “Barry Yourgrau manages to articulate your most bugged-out daydreams”  — Adam Horovitz (Ad-Rock) of the Beastie Boys From Arcade Publishing   MESS is out in UK and in […]