My craft book, Body Work: The Radical Power of Personal Narrative, will be published tomorrow. It feels surreal and sort of frivolous in the context of…
Yesterday, I felt a twitch in my leg, and the rest of the afternoon was a wash. Let me rewind a little bit. Last year at exactly this time, I was…
Hi there, It’s dreary in Iowa City today, but we were desperate for some rain, and I’m glad we got it. Spring here is glorious, and summer even more…
Hi Friends, My book launches tomorrow. I feel…okay? One effect of the past year and its onslaught of tragedy is that it puts experiences like publishing…
Yesterday afternoon, I got on the phone with a friend and we both stepped away from our computers and went for a walk in our respective…
Hello friends! I’ve resumed my practice of sending the rare newsletter, now on a new platform. This email is going to be full of updates and book news…
Welcome to Third Thoughts, a very occasional newsletter by me, Melissa Febos. I'm the author of Whip Smart, Abandon Me, Girlhood (2021), and a…