Giraffe People

Praise for Giraffe People

Malone’s first-person prose captures the tumult of fifteen with a precise clarity that puts us right inside Cole’s heart.

~Jerry Wheeler, Out in Print

Red Audrey and the Roping

A lyrical, passionate novel about desire, about danger, and about the need for self-forgiveness. A wonderfully impressive writing debut.

~Sarah Waters Author of Tipping the Velvet

Praise for Field Guide to Deception

This gem of a book avoids the second-book blahs and gives us a poignant, real story of relationships and all they cost. Warning — not for those who want happy endings.

~OutSmart Magazine
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"How astonishing it is that language can almost mean,
and frightening that it does not quite."

-Jack Gilbert

On My Mind

I’m reading Cheryl Strayed’s Wild, and I’m struck by the way she is brave, defiant, vulnerable, and often embarrassing. It takes courage to write about how we’re ridiculous. Human. I was younger than she was when I set off for Europe by myself. Determined to … Read more

On My Nightstand

Here are some books that climbed inside me.

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