Jaime Quatro’s vision at Tin House, ya’ll. Damn. Buy the issue, read the rest of “Caught Up.” Plus poems by Matthew Zapruder, Matthea Harvey, Matthew Rohrer (and that’s just the poets with the name Matt in their names); essays by Elissa Schappell and Emma Straub. Geez.
“whoever today’s Patrick Bateman from American Psycho is, he probably listens to this urban coke music at high volume when he’s having sex, while he’s working out (which is having more sex), and definitely while he’s tweeting after killing you.”—
“If you’re writing your own memoir, you get to a point in your writing where you say, ‘I wish this had happened then,’” he says. “Here are the four important things that happened in my life, and wouldn’t my life be so much more interesting, or wouldn’t this book be so much more interesting, if all those things happened in one month instead of over 25 years?”—