ESSAYS

“The Shock of the Crazed” The Baffler

“Lo How a Trump E’er (Stinkily) Blooming” The Baffler

“Queen Esther of the Potboilers” The Baffler

“Getting to the End” Harper’s

“The Biddable Muse” The Baffler

“The Lydia Davis Assignment” Quarterly Conversation

“Both Always Ever” The Vortex

“Book Reviewing’s Grunt Squads” The Chronicle Review

“The Monk Retires” The Baffler

“The Shriek From the Coffin” Essay Daily

“On Repetition” The Millions

“On ‘Creative Writing’” Bookslut

“Journalism in Winter” Essay Daily

“J.C. Hallman on Kenneth Patchen’s The Journal of Albion Moonlight” Tin House Blog

“AudioVox: On Nicholson Baker, Audiobooks, and Reading” The Millions

“On Book Reviews: Or, How to Avoid the Boneyard of Dead Metaphors” Medium

“The Fringe (Attraction To)”Frequencies

“The Chicken Vault” Bookslut

“Proposal for Talk on Grants, Proposals, and Queries to be Delivered at the 2010 AWP Conference, Thursday, April 8, Colorado Convention Center, Street Level, Room 203, 9:00 AM” Quarterly Conversation

“Mind Over Matter” Salon