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Robert Levy @therobertlevy Brooklyn, Baby!

Author of ANAÏS NIN AT THE GRAND GUIGNOL, THE GLITTERING WORLD, and other spooky stuff. Stonecoast MFA instructor. He/him. This isn't even my final form.

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Joined Twitter 2/12/09


@TheNuminous1 Sneak preview—until we meet again xx https://t.co/t5O7btbBLv @TheNuminous1 Did I ever give you one of the Crewdson posters I found? If not there's one with your name on it (wha… https://t.co/AEqgLqxfPE
10/23
2020
Watch the event here: https://t.co/AMoXO81BNu
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10/21
2020
@larsonrichard Those are always the best novels thoI’m honored to be reading for my first time at the incredible @PenParentis literary salon next month! Join me,… https://t.co/PoCezzyNoZ
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10/20
2020
@Shteyngart Relatable!
10/19
2020
@KBAndersen Satan is usually hot tho @jennreese @ccfinlay Oh and Jenn my daughter just finished A Game of Fox and Squirrels and LOVED it. You have a major new fan! @jennreese @ccfinlay One of my fave seasons of TV of all time! In my early media tie-in days, I wrote a Faith prequ… https://t.co/d3365JQRwB
10/18
2020
Friends, I’m very happy to say I’ll be part of the next @PenParentis salon! ✨ 7 p.m. EST, Nov. 10 ✨ Join us for vi… https://t.co/0Ageq2QDk4
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10/16
2020
This month's readers are @joe_hill and @LairdBarron.
Retweeted by Robert LevyPast readers include: @danielbraum @therobertlevy @MichaelTCisco @claymcleod @Leannarenee @ilana, @nkjemisinhttps://t.co/jVHIc7IUC5
Retweeted by Robert LevySince the pandemic began, @EllenDatlow and I have been live-streaming the Fantastic Fiction at @kgbbarlitmag readin… https://t.co/Wa3m3Nt9uz
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10/6
2020
@TheKaufmann Hope it treats you right—thanks so much for checking it out! Oh and you were great on the YouTubes wit… https://t.co/ceUXQXt9O1
9/18
2020
@pinguinus @cyborgyndroid Awww shucks!
6/1
2020
@larazontally Oh my god
5/13
2020
Looking to strengthen and polish your manuscript? I have openings in my editing calendar. More info here:… https://t.co/o5pbscw1oh
Retweeted by Robert Levy @loanloan Oh man...Join ARMAGEDDON HOUSE author @MGSoundVisions today for a AMA on Reddit, at 4 pm ET. https://t.co/xJwQyWXCWX
Retweeted by Robert Levy"Parting the Darkness" is the next class I'll be teaching for @ClarionWest: A review of what the heck horror is all… https://t.co/6bU2NlcNvY
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5/12
2020
Yay! https://t.co/1WNQP0kjKU
Retweeted by Robert Levy @pinguinus It's really beautifully written, but yes, also terrifying. And I know you don't scare easy."What does it mean to be worth something? Or worth enough? Or worthless? What does it mean to earn a living? What d… https://t.co/ovQp0axzOr
5/8
2020
@ericuman The Ballad of Billy Balls (@Crimetownprznts) is all you could want from a podcast @TheNuminous1 Ugggghhhhh I’m so sorry. Major electric chair.One reason I'm so anti-Zoom is that I teach classes in queer and trans studies, where part of the point is to handl… https://t.co/SE9ysA5ddt
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5/7
2020
We’re literally hunted EVERYDAY/EVERYTIME we step foot outside the comfort of our homes! Can’t even go for a damn j… https://t.co/r2yPGUnb8c
Retweeted by Robert LevyYoung people, I want you to know there was a time 19 years ago when Americans were so sad when 3000 people died in… https://t.co/fhPxINuICu
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5/6
2020
DISGUSTING THIS PHOTO WAS TAKEN TODAY IN BROOKLYN STOP BEING SELFISH AND STAY HOME https://t.co/zonzs1YqFt
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5/4
2020
@gerhardhope @lethepress Thanks so much—cover courtesy of @mbrightwriter at @inkspiraldesign!This is such an intoxicating cover, for such a profoundly weird book. Would Anais Nin have winked at the devil? You… https://t.co/GdNNUYubwF
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5/3
2020
Children of the Fang! https://t.co/dXMkbkBXx2 https://t.co/UrmXWW8tZq
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5/2
2020
@SPMiskowski Congratulations!!!It's alive! Launch day for The Best of Both Worlds. https://t.co/mugzm1ulmZ
Retweeted by Robert Levy @yvonnewoon Congrats on all!!! @1JessWalter Oooohhhh shiny! @annasproul That nefarious swing dance revival was peak—peak!—heteronormativity.
5/1
2020
@TheNuminous1 Oh nooooooo. That sucks. It's all going to close now, isn't it? :( @TheNuminous1 Seriously kvelling over here!Did my superstar sister-from-another-mister @TheNuminous1 just win an EDGAR AWARD for best short story? Yes. Yes sh… https://t.co/Gx6AZWpWfD
4/30
2020
1) Knowing the grapevine whispers, we’re going public: in early April Macmillan announced layoffs in response to CO… https://t.co/mf3V9bTQfo
Retweeted by Robert Levy @writersyndrome @dianagill @frain I'm so sorry—anyone would be lucky to have you! @MrGaunt ‘s short story “Oscar Returns From the Dead, Prophesizing.” Is out now in SPIRITS UNWRAPPED from… https://t.co/ra4wIYg0sv
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4/29
2020
@lorikramer58 Your emojis are giving me an idea... ❤️ 🍸 🥴Our kids have locked themselves in separate bathrooms how’s your self-isolation going
4/28
2020
My father remembers this day well. He was 10-years-old and tasted his first chocolate bar, a gift from the Allied s… https://t.co/dCMGxVEU6U
Retweeted by Robert Levywriters who can make gays wholeheartedly invested in heterosexual fictional couples are too powerful & should be feared
Retweeted by Robert LevyGreat, great list with at least half my own fave collections on it. The taste! https://t.co/4dIyWFaMlJ
4/25
2020
@shaunhamill https://t.co/rLcBL4fdQg @shaunhamill This was written in 2013! @TheNuminous1 Serving final girl realness xxWatch a scientist react to Trump’s remarks about using light to fight coronavirus. https://t.co/9cmv0oCGir
Retweeted by Robert LevyY’all worried about Bidens brain and Trump told y’all to pop a Tide Pod and call him in the morning.
Retweeted by Robert Levy @gabydunn I see this happen all the time! Someone who teased me for being gay in high school is now a woke yoga ins… https://t.co/J2fsuSvoO5
4/24
2020
@mindandlanguage Leonora Carrington for sure.
4/23
2020
@MsJennaJohnson @NewYorker *swoons* @MsJennaJohnson @NewYorker Yay! Her story The Erlking is one of my all-time faves—I teach it whenever I can.
4/21
2020
“When the virus came here,” George Packer writes, “it found a country with serious underlying conditions, and it ex… https://t.co/e3GhnOwmbw
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4/20
2020
@paulGtremblay @HwA Congratulations!!! @victorlavalle @JonathanMaberry @HorrorWriters Congratulations!!!
4/19
2020
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Retweeted by Robert Levy @TheNuminous1 Oh God I hate this so much. And by this I also mean the entire world.Together, we will defeat Donald Trump. https://t.co/2nF0qVGGaH
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4/17
2020
Release the full hour of footage. https://t.co/SG6Vm0Y6Mi
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4/16
2020
Tonight at 7 PM/ET I'm bringing the campfire to your quarantine with a reading of #TheRemaking for a livestream edi… https://t.co/lDj5xwTTs4
Retweeted by Robert LevySurvivor Song gets a starred review from @KirkusReviews . Thank you! https://t.co/S9SGbTuVTF #kirkusreviews
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4/15
2020
Overcrowded prisons are a breeding ground for the spread of coronavirus that can infect incarcerated people, office… https://t.co/U5DQcN3LD8
Retweeted by Robert Levy @dodaistewart Grey Gardens (1975)
4/14
2020
Team Nightfire's recommended quarantine reading: https://t.co/KqzR4OUViA Ft @LBKroger #MelanieRAndersonhttps://t.co/Wza6iIZwnw
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4/13
2020
@krisdikeman So sorry, Kris. Sending you and yours lots and lots of love.
4/11
2020
When late stage capitalism takes a selfie: https://t.co/2OMI8JRz95
Retweeted by Robert Levy @jason_m_heller Why am I picturing this happening at The Bronze (okay I am rewatching Buffy but still)
4/10
2020
I wrote this for the New York Times about our friend and hero ⁦John Prine. https://t.co/5zvBUs35NV
Retweeted by Robert LevyAvailable on our website: Anais Nin at the Grand Guignol, by @therobertlevy. Buy it now! #anaisnin https://t.co/Ny36VXthSN
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4/9
2020
@bethanyaball It's the same as any writing rule, IMHO—you can do anything you want, as long as you do it well. I've… https://t.co/QFLbyQyKhr“There's really no such thing as the ‘voiceless.’ There are only the deliberately silenced, or the preferably unhea… https://t.co/4DKTWUsg3A
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4/8
2020
Three free meals are available for ALL New Yorkers at more than 400 meal hubs, Monday through Friday: https://t.co/1jQWM6HK4C
Retweeted by Robert Levy @TheKaufmann Obsessed with her. In typical Pitchfork fashion, they totally short-shrift her later albums—I actually… https://t.co/DZnbJrKozx @DaniTrussoni Happy release day—can't wait to pick it up (I assigned ANGELOLOGY to one of my MFA students earlier this semester)!
4/7
2020
@nadyaginsburg For me "impromptu" is the anxiety-inducing part https://t.co/75G5pZN6O9
4/4
2020
Right now the @nytimes is like a Nancy Meyers movie spliced together with a grind house horror picture. Bake a cake… https://t.co/KAbYartt0L
Retweeted by Robert LevyNEWS: starting tomorrow, Friday, April 3, 2020 three free meals will be available daily for ALL New Yorkers in more… https://t.co/UaXmo257gL
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4/3
2020
@JuliaFierro Last Days by @AdamLGNevill was the first thing to pop into my head—it definitely scared the bejesus ou… https://t.co/qTteGO3s4A
4/2
2020
@TheKaufmann I want “Welcome to prime time, bitch” on my tombstone @larazontally This was 100% me with A Room with a View—I had a massive, massive crush on young Rupert Graves, and w… https://t.co/PeGF4rBWEP @nadiabulkin Thinking of you.
4/1
2020
@mbrightwriter And that's what you missed on GleeHere's the video and audio from this month's Fantastic Fiction at @KGBBarRedRm reading, our first ever live broadca… https://t.co/PIGLMGanSW
Retweeted by Robert LevyThe cleaning staff at our hospitals are hardly ever mentioned and they also deserve a tribute! https://t.co/25ij79UtIs
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3/31
2020
Paul read from SURVIVOR SONG at KGB recently and it still haunts me—you are not going to want to miss out on this o… https://t.co/5SSBLSaLL4 @TheNuminous1 Pretzel Steamer reporting for duty @JuliaFierro @flynnberry_ @sackettstreet I didn’t know that—very cool! @JuliaFierro Under the Harrow and A Double Life by @flynnberry_ are both gobsmackingly awesome—you in particular would really dig both!
3/30
2020
@yvonnewoon Ooohhhhh https://t.co/96peSrKg46 @yvonnewoon Pics please
3/28
2020
If you're looking for a good time, look no further. New York's hottest new club is QUARANTINE. Club promoter Queero… https://t.co/En8677xohqSo today I didn’t realize I was off mute and told the Democratic Caucus (including a couple recent presidential can… https://t.co/C8M2eM5o9R
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3/26
2020

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