Friday, March 31, 2023

Interview on NPR

This throwback Friday. A long time ago: I was interviewed on NPR about my first book. I sound so young here... And: I gave my first book to Dorianne Laux. And she wrote me back with a comment: "Thank you for giving me a copy of your book Christine. I'm loving it. Fabulous. Dark, funny, strange and beautiful. I'm about halfway through and my favorites so far are Christmas in Hell, Period, Diary of a Thief, Love Song, Stable, Mouse and The Underneath. And of course, the new Q!"

Saturday, March 03, 2018

Sylvia Plath Anthology

Another great review of Like a Fat Gold Watch: Meditations on Sylvia Plath -- An anthology of work inspired by Sylvia Plath’s work and life. This collection gathers artists and writers who responded to Plath’s vital creativity with poems, essays, fiction and mixed media work — award winning writers and artists from around the globe with an incredible variety of backgrounds and expertise. New edition available here:

Monday, July 17, 2017

Draft, 7/17/17

Your Mother, Hiding Behind Her Hand shining like a fawn at the subway stop your palm right here/on my neck inside you white irises in a plastic vase talk softly the numbers shift/flow like the poison burning cursive on my calves lucky charms and milk spill from the gold of your teeth