Cristina Perachio » rick bass

"I recognize that shrub!" Rick exclaims as we park in front of a dark house on a tree lined street in Bozeman. I was dead asleep in the RENTAL CAR. It's an automatic. Hallelujah. Some kind of compact SUV (because that's a thing) and way too shiny and touristy looking for Rick's taste."I wanted to wa ...
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Road Trip: Missoula to Madison

Same as my last trip out West, I can't believe Montana is in the same country as Philadelphia. And like last time, I'm not 100% clear on the details which is fine by me. At home, I'm always the planner but out here, on the road with Bass, I just get in the car and am content to look out the window l ...
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Eating My Heroes: Officially Offical

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAWARD-WINNING WRITER RICK BASSSIGNS TWO NEW BOOKS WITH LITTLE, BROWN AND COMPANY April 15, 2014, NEW YORK – Reagan Arthur, publisher of Little, Brown and Company, announced today the acquisition of two new books by O. Henry ...
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When It’s Time To Give Up and Go To Grad School

Since my first post was all about how I've gotten involved in this Eating My Heroes book project with Rick Bass, I thought I should rewind and write something about how I decided to apply to MFA programs in the first place. But then I got sucked into a 30 Rock rerun black hole. So, instead, I thou ...
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