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Nick Flynn

Nick Flynn is the author of three previous memoirs, including the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award-winning Another Bullshit Night in Suck City, and four volumes of poetry. His most recent book is This is the Night Our House Will Catch Fire. A professor on the creative writing faculty at the University of Houston, he lives in Brooklyn, New York.


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