Creative Writing at The New School


October 2013: Mark Bibbins at Cafe Loup. Part of Pictograph: Portraits of The School of Writing at The New School. Photo by John Reed.

There was a dictionary
on my lap and a word you wanted but
it was too much.

From "Horoscopes without Telescopes," originally published in The Paris Review (No. 188, Spring 2009)


About The Author


Pictograph, portraits of Writing at The New School, is a varied media project curated by The New School faculty member John Reed, and Riggio Honors student Bean Haskell.