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Paul Jessup
Attended Kent State University
Lives in Rockville, MD
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Published in a slew of magazines(in print & online) and a mess of anthologies. Has a short story collection out (Glass Coffin Girls) published in the UK by PS Publishing. Have a novella published by Apex Books (Open Your Eyes) and a graphic novel published by Chronicle Books.

He was also a Recipient of KSU’s Virginia Perryman Award for excellence in freshman short story writing in 2000.

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I’ve been thinking about: Umberto Eco’s Open Work or in the original Italian, Opera Aperata. The idea here, is that all works are in a sense open, in that they are subjective ontologica...
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today is one of those days where i just want to walk up to every person on the street or waiting in line, or talking in a bookstore, or laughing when it’s raining, or going through the motion...
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It’s weird somehow but for a long time you feel like you’re sleepwalking through life, like everything is not a dream walking, but rather a grey blur (and not gray, trust me, this one r...
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Watched Capote. Watching Capote. Thinking of Capote. Read In Cold Blood a few years ago and after watching this movie it has me rethinking the title, because in a way what he does is in cold blood,......
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“As with chapter 34, so with the rest of Hopscotch: throughout, Cortazar’s language performs, embodying (sometimes physically, as with chapter 34) a feeling or idea that readers must collabor...
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So, I know I’m probably going to do this sometime sometime soon, and I know what I want emotionally and thoughtfully and ideally as works in this…small novellas that are highly surreal ...
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i haven’t written or read much of anything in a month or so which is sad but sometimes that happens, and when it happens it takes me awhile to clear the shitty writing out of my system, you ...
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from that WIP I haven’t posted from in weeks Petal wakes to Bear sitting now, sitting on the floor and staring at his phone. The light of the phone is blue on his face and Petal wonders how m...
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I am protesting Nanowrimo by not writing. It's a protest I usually do for 8 months out of the year
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You know I’m thinking a lot of book and movie reviews and stuff like that, and I realize the ones I like the best (esp HTMLGiant’s new 25 points series) are the ones that talk about the...
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HOT DAMN. Nick Cave shows the shit how it's done. I miss bands playing more music like this, glad to see he hasn't lost a damned bit of his edge. LISTEN to the wall of NOISE. Grinderman - No Pussy Blues (Video)!
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