Profile

Cover photo
Paul Jessup
Attended Kent State University
Lives in Rockville, MD
1,264 followers|24,485 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube
People
Have him in circles
1,264 people
noniy santi's profile photo
Sara Harvey's profile photo
şafak kutsalterlemez's profile photo
Ryan Adams's profile photo
DeAnna Knippling's profile photo
Сашка Лёгкий's profile photo
HollyC Barbo's profile photo
David S's profile photo
Liz Mays's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Writer
Employment
  • Writer, present
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Rockville, MD
Previously
Millersville md - Erie, PA - Geneva, Ohio
Links
Story
Introduction

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.

Education
  • Kent State University
    Computer Science
Basic Information
Gender
Male

Stream

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
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...
1
Lightness Munisi's profile photo
 
hellow!!!!
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
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...
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
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...
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
 
I am protesting Nanowrimo by not writing. It's a protest I usually do for 8 months out of the year
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
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,......
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
“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...
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
 
New profile picture la la la
2
Add a comment...
Have him in circles
1,264 people
noniy santi's profile photo
Sara Harvey's profile photo
şafak kutsalterlemez's profile photo
Ryan Adams's profile photo
DeAnna Knippling's profile photo
Сашка Лёгкий's profile photo
HollyC Barbo's profile photo
David S's profile photo
Liz Mays's profile photo

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
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 ...
1
M.J. Hugh Mcallster's profile photo
 
E
What do you mean.
.
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
Let’s just say this out right: when I said I was turning my back on genre fiction, genre writing, all that noise, I got a shitload of flack. I got people telling me I’m betraying them, ...
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
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...
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
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...
1
Add a comment...

Paul Jessup

Shared publicly  - 
 
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)!
1
Add a comment...