Ester Bloom is an editor of The Billfold (an Awl network site) who has been interviewed on MSNBC and The Geraldo Rivera Show. Her features, essays, reviews, and stories appear in Slate, Salon, New York Magazine’s Vulture blog, Flavorwire, Bite: An Anthology of Flash Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, the Hairpin, the Awl, the Toast (where she also writes the advice column Aunt Acid), the Morning News, The Nation, Nerve, PANK, Barnes & Noble.com, MTV.com, the Huffington Post, the KGB Bar Literary Magazine, Lilith, and elsewhere. Her writing has been analyzed and quoted in the New York Times’s Opinion blog, Op-Talk. She is the winner of the 2014 Dogwood Literary Prize for Creative Non-Fiction and was recently crowned “Grand Winner” of the NPR game show Ask Me Another.
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Contact: ester DOT bloom AT geemail DOT com or via her agent Erin Harris at Folio.