Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life

Eavesdropping on Ocean Vuong’s New Book

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Before he sold his first novel, “On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous,” for a hefty advance, Ocean Vuong was writing poetry. Which means he was broke. Which means he was making $8 an hour cleaning toilets at a Panera Bread.

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Author: SBolithoe

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