Behind the Prose of my New Yorker humor piece, “Hacks For Dealing With Your Closetful Of Apple Boxes”

I am beyond grateful for the opportunity to share my writing in the Daily Shouts column at The New Yorker online. Today, The New Yorker’s Daily Shouts published “Hacks For Dealing With Your Closetful Of Apple Boxes.” This piece was born out of a Facebook post (maybe an Instagram one?) I did one day, when Read More …

The Writer Magazine publishes Keysha Whitaker in the September 2016 issue: “Rate of Rejection”

This month, the September 2016 issue of The Writer hits newsstands. The magazine’s cover story was my article, “The Science of Submission!” My grad school mentor, Susan Shapiro, always says writers will be successful if they “Write about your obsessions.” And this article is certainly proof of that. In 2014, I became more fixated with Read More …