Megan Burbank lives in Portland, Oregon, where she is arts editor at the Portland Mercury. She is the author of the poetry chapbook Notes on Lee Miller (Dancing Girl Press, 2013), co-editrix of the literary journal Projecttile, and holder of an MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her essays, criticism, and reporting can be found at the Mercury, The Stranger, the Seattle Times, the Toast, Bitch Media, Two Serious Ladies, elimae, The Destroyer, PANK, Midnight Breakfast, and other
places on the internet.
Cat Power's "Sun" almost non-stop, supplemented by Destroyer, LCD Soundsystem, Patsy Cline, Patti Smith, Passion Pit, Sleater-Kinney, Wild Flag, the New Pornographers, Neko Case, and Jenny Lewis
Currently: Parks and Recreation, Homeland, Downton Abbey, The Newsroom (I know, I know)
Always & forever: Buffy, The West Wing, Gilmore Girls, My So-Called Life
Currently: Paris Spleen - C. Baudelaire, Wise Children - Angela Carter, Heroines - Kate Zambreno
Always & forever: Anything by Anais Nin, Maggie Nelson, Joan Didion, Anne Carson, or Virginia Woolf