Violet LeVoit 2018-02-02T11:25:58+00:00


The critically lauded Wonderland nominee praised by Nick Mamatas as “the must-read of 2017”. This “experimental noir” eavesdrops on a brother and sister having a rambling personal conversation at Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles, as they slowly reveal the horror that bonds and threatens to separate them.



Four interlocking narratives about how mankind’s most ancient and controversial symbol touches the lives of four people across four decades of tumultuous American change. The much anticipated follow-up novel from King Shot Press

From my unpublished NaNoWriMo novel

January 19th, 2018|

More paragraphs from my unpublished NaNoWriMo novel. (I started writing this before Terence Malick released Knight of Cups.) I see how much of this made it into I Miss The World. FOUR OF CUPS          1976 Did you hear about Milius? And the guy on the porch doesn't want to know because he already knows. The [...]

I’ve been following this vegan bodybuilder on Instagram

January 19th, 2018|

I’ve been following this vegan bodybuilder on Instagram – his name is Nimai Delgado, and I hope he’s as much of a sweetheart in real life as he seems to be online – and something he said is really resonating with me. Vegans get a bad rap for being preachy but he said “The world [...]

I’m not a punctuation nerd

December 19th, 2017|

I’m not a punctuation nerd going on and on about the interrobang‽,, but I’m still looking for a solution to this need for digressions. The {fancy brackets} are too fancy. They remind me of 1950s illustrations of the Gay Nineties (the Mary Poppins/Music Man aesthetic). I don’t like those. I have a memory of staring [...]

I’m not a blogger

November 17th, 2017|

I’m not a blogger. I’m not even a diarist. I’m the kind of writer who finds it hard to go into the world with stream-of-consciousness text. It’s the equivalent of my underwear showing with my skirt tucked into my waistband. I’ve kept diaries before, but I don’t find them productive – they end up being [...]