Next Letter in the Mail: Susannah Nevison


We’re getting ready to send out our next Letter in the Mail from author Susannah Nevison! Susannah writes a moving and beautifully honest letter about leaving—places, parties, relationships, one’s own body—and her past history as a “Very Messy Leaver.”

To read more about Susannah and find out whether she has solved her Messy Leaver troubles, subscribe to Letters in the Mail before January 13!  And Letters in the Mail helps us keep The Rumpus running—so, you can correspond with your favorite writers and support the website in one fell swoop.

Susannah Nevison is the author of Teratology (Persea Books, 2015), winner of the Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize in Poetry.  Recent work has appeared in, or is forthcoming from, Guernica, 32 Poems, Public Pool, and elsewhere. She is a 2016 Clarence Snow Fellow at the University of Utah, where she is finishing her doctorate.