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Alison Stine @AlisonStine Colorado: rn, Ohio: forever

Writer @nytimes Novel ROAD OUT OF WINTER out now, TRASHLANDS '21 (MIRA/HarperCollins) @NEAarts @NatGeo grants. Rep @ericsmithrocks HoH♿🌈

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If you need help finding an appt, as soon as I qualified I used Vaccine Spotter, which breaks down appts by state.… got my second shot of the vaccine yesterday. And while today I feel a little like when I took absinthe on my 24th… for a #Deaf assist! Folks who have done events & taught abroad: how have you located & funded an interprete…
Retweeted by Alison Stine @ReporterAndrew The cat is still hiding in the closet tho. 😂 @ReporterAndrew It's fine. 😂For #DeafLGBTQWeek I'm re-posting work I've done that deals with those aspects of my life. I'm a bit under the weat… @JamesTateHill @rebeccamakkai You know right now I'm working on something with a character with a disability exactl… @JamesTateHill @rebeccamakkai I'm sorry. Solidarity, friend! ❤✊Me last night waiting for the second shot side effects to hit: Stine Wins the 2021 Philip K. Dick Award for 'Road Out of Winter'
Retweeted by Alison StineThank you thank you wonderful @Salamander_Mag for giving this poem a home in issue 51, & online too:
Retweeted by Alison StineGlobal note to basically everyone at this point: No, sorry, I have not gotten to that thing yet. I'm doing the best…
Retweeted by Alison StineThe school house up in the hills goes to eighth grade
Retweeted by Alison StineEverything was going fine until @AlisonStine started singing "Boys of Summer" in a fit of post-vaccination frenzy and now it won't leave.
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one of my friends got totally hammered at a literary event & went up to his friend who'd given his book four stars…
Retweeted by Alison Stine @ReporterAndrew It must be the microchip embedded in my flesh. It's not a tracker but Don Henley's hits on repeat! awkward response: "Not much. Hanging in there. What's ... new here with you?" @SchroederPoet ❤🔥"So, what's new?" -- the pharmacist I'd never met, before giving me my shot.Dressing up for my vaccine appointment because when else do I have the chance to wear hard pants, real shoes, and a necklace?I wrote about my education as a writer and how that intersected with my deafness. I like writing fiction the most,… film, TV, and fiction, "Are you deaf?" is some of the sloppiest writing I know. It's also totally incorrect. As…'s very easy, even on a word choice level, to tell when a newsroom has no disabled reporters or editors on staff.… @maemurrayx If you feel comfortable, you should. Whenever I write about my deafness, I receive so many emails from…'s failure to consider stories from a disability lens is well-documented. What is NOT well-documented is… including being told by an English department head that ASL is not a "real" language--and as a professor, where… low-rate of employment among the d/Deaf is especially frustrating as the areas in which I've worked, academia a… out that birth control pills have a worse blood clot rate than any vaccine isn’t saying “blood clots are f…
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@rachsyme Several of Richard Peck's books, like Amanda Miranda and Unfinished Portrait of Jessica. @aidenschmaiden Congrats! ❤🌈🎉First up is a piece I wrote about being laid-off from my journalism job and the difficulty in getting hired as a de… it's #DeafLGBTQWeek I thought I would re-post some pieces I've done that engage with those aspects of my life… of my pre-pandemic clothes have the vibe i want to convey now, i want to be MYSTERIOUS, INTRIGUING, perhaps DA…
Retweeted by Alison Stinetruly did not expect to get emotional about getting publicist emails about upcoming local theater productions but here i am
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I missed this at first--likely because my computer is broken so I'm missing a lot-- but honored to be on this list… sensing distress, the universe /delivery driver unexpectedly gave me this: weekend. My laptop, old but reliable, stopped working suddenly and Applecare gave me an estimate of 5 days til… @aliner That would make a great title too.#WomenFantasizeAbout winning the MacArthur Genius Grand AND the Guggenheim Fellowship. No? Just me? Also, fully han…
Retweeted by Alison StineONE WEEK FROM TONIGHT! Join us for what promises to be a fantastic reading feat. @Ed_Baptist @ashakijackson
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@maryknews 😭❤❤I sat down to read @AlisonStine’s “Road Out of Winter” for an hour and WHOOPS three hours have passed. It’s everyth…
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Please think happy, *working* thoughts for my 8 year-old computer. 😬Today I learned that my son keeps reading the same book over and over in school because their library is closed, du… @amysmcd @mjseidlinger @benloory Is it weird that this looks very familiar to me? 😱 She was an amazing writer. @amysmcd @benloory @mjseidlinger THAT reminds me of the (dissonant) cover of the novel, for some reason. @mjseidlinger @amysmcd @benloory Yes! I have wine and popcorn, I'm ready.
@benloory I enjoyed The Twisted Ones by T. Kingfisher 🏚️ @mjseidlinger @benloory YESSS! I love this book so much and it's terrifying. Also this novel introduced me to a new… bears in the cute
Retweeted by Alison StineMuch of this story resonated with me. “The bench is there, the science is good” is a line I might have to print out… @medpie1 Thank you very much! I'm so glad you enjoyed it! 🙂Every morning I have a moment of panic where I try to remember if I hung up the masks to dry. @Oliver_delaPaz @ReporterAndrew ❤😂Every. Single. Disaster. Should be reported on from this lens. You cannot be a journalist covering this kind of cri…
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@rosshowalter @inkhat Some boys don't deserve to know. 😂 @EmbracetheHag Speaking of which, what's going on with the car with a bow on it in your neighbor's driveway? @caitlinhwrites It was Summer of 84, which I don't really recommend. 😂But I will watch any horror movie, anytime. I… My new theory is that our neighbor is a serial killer. Child: Is that because of that movie you watched? Me:… was a finalist for this, and it was an honor. Congrats to these fellows!! 🎉🎉I can't wait to see what they produce… @alexanderchee Congrats!! ❤Knowing what we know now, it's very easy to imagine women & POC in the writers' room offering constructive criticis…
Retweeted by Alison StineOne week from Sunday! Join us for what promises to be an extraordinary reading feat. @Ed_Baptist @ashakijackson
Retweeted by Alison Stine @mlaurahuss @CynthiaGreenlee Thank you! ❤️❤️The amount I plan to get done in a day vs What I actually get done in a day
Retweeted by Alison Stine10 year-old: It's fun watching horror movies with you. Me: 😭 @wweirdwriter Yes, of course!
I've cleaned all the patio furniture so certainly it will snow tomorrow. @TheChrisWinters Thank you!Gertrude Stein said one of the "pleasantest things" (for writers and painters, but really I think this applies to e…
Retweeted by Alison StineThis was WAY too much fun. Thank you @AlisonStine for chatting about her award-winning book Road Out of Winter, & a…
Retweeted by Alison Stine @elleeachten this writer human named @AlisonStine. My heart is full for her today. ✨🎉
Retweeted by Alison Stine @thedaybooks Thank you very much, friend! ❤️❤️Excited to talk about Road Out of Winter with @elleeachten at the @NewBooksNetwork for her podcast. Definitely the… for this! 😍 my next reported piece, I'm looking to talk with people who were incarcerated and felt they benefited from writ… seem to think creativity is a dog that will come to you when you call it when really it’s a cat who ignores…
Retweeted by Alison StineBack to work! to @AlisonStine, winner of the 2021 Philip K. Dick Award for her debut novel, ROAD OUT OF WINTER!!…
Retweeted by Alison Stine @PSLiterary ❤️🌨️🎉it wouldn't hurt add disabilities and fat bodies in characters customizations : X
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.@ReporterAndrew risked his life because my hair clogged the tub drain again. @ReporterAndrew @medpie1 You're kind! I hope you enjoy it! Maybe it's my imposter syndrome talking, but I feel like I could win the… of my complaints about Colorado is that the sun shines a little too much. It's weird to me. I excited because it's dark and gloomy at 5pm due to a storm? Yes. Yes, I am. @thedaybooks I love my real agent but I also wouldn't say no to maybe a cat manager. 😂 @ericsmithrocks @thedaybooks @thedaybooks 😂I'm just picturing like cats stacked up in a trench coat for a fake agent.This is the most wholesome thing I’ve ever seen pop up on my NextDoor.
Retweeted by Alison StineWhen i say no worries, i actually mean no worries for you, because they're all mine now. I have anxiety. I have all…
Retweeted by Alison StineMalaysia said it sent 267 containers of illegal plastic waste back to their countries of origin since 2019 and is i…
Retweeted by Alison Stine @sarah36280306 When I was in college, my advisor and his partner had a pair of those geese, and they would change t… odd but fun question: what are your favorite books set in the 90s? (not necessarily written in the 90s) @KaseyJueds @norwescon ❤️❤️!!I highly recommend hiring @elleeachten for first reads of projects. I will, for the end of time. Love her and her m… @aliner Love you too. One of these days when we're vaccinated I swear I'm going to drive down there and babysit for…