Next Letter in the Mail: Lucy Corin


Our next Letter in the Mail comes from Lucy Corin! Lucy writes to us about her badass childhood friend J and what happened when she went searching for on the Internet and social media.

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Lucy Corin is the author of two short story collections, One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses (McSweeney’s Books) and The Entire Predicament (Tin House Books) as well as a novel, Everyday Psychokillers: A History for Girls (FC2). She won an American Academy of Arts and Letters Rome Prize and is currently an NEA fellow (perhaps the very last fiction cohort on earth). She lives in Asheville and Northern California, teaches at the University of California at Davis, and is at work on a novel.