Posts by: Dani Burlison

Rock Out With Your Book Out #3: Nick Flynn


Full of youthful energy, hilarious anecdotes, refreshingly honest insights about life and how the fuck we are supposed to move through it all, he's got this presence that could convince anyone that our experiences do not, in fact, have the power to break us. ...more

The Rumpus Review of Being Flynn


Nick Flynn’s words sucker-punch me and drag me through Boston’s back-alley construction zones, skimming eruptions of broken glass. Across crumbling and unforgiving asphalt I arrive battered, gutted, laughing, astonished.
What the fuck just happened? I close my eyes, afraid to open them and find that he’s yanked me into a part of myself that I want removed.