Episode #23: Wendy C. Ortiz

This week's guest on In Her Room is author, memoirist, and LA native Wendy C. Ortiz. Our conversation about public and private lives, boundaries and secrecy, and so much more is a thrill to share with you.

I would joke with people that, if I didn’t have time to write, I would feel homicidal.
But really, what I was saying is that I felt suicidal."

This episode contains some explicit language. And it's totally worth it.

Here are some things mentioned in this episode:

Wendy's website
Wendy's tumblr
Wendy on Twitter
Excavation: A Memoir
Hollywood Notebook
"Newly Wed and Quickly Unravelling" :: Wendy's Modern Love essay
"Interiors" :: Wendy's reading published in PANK 

Rhapsodomancy Reading Series
Mary Karr interview in The Paris Review
Eloise Klein Healy
MFA program at Antioch University
Writ Large Press

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