Kimberly King Parsons is the author of the short story collection Black Light and the novel The Boiling River, forthcoming from Knopf in 2020ish. Her fiction has been published or is forthcoming in The Paris Review, Best Small Fictions 2017, New South, Black Warrior Review, No Tokens, Joyland, Ninth Letter, Kenyon Review, and elsewhere. Her book reviews and interviews have appeared in Bookforum, Fanzine, Time Out New York, The Millions, and elsewhere. She lives with her partner and sons in Portland, Oregon, where she is completing a novel about Texas, motherhood, and LSD.
The Little Sparks: An Interview with Kimberly King Parsons on “Black Light”
Gene Kwak talks to Kimberly King Parsons about her short story collection, "Black Light," and how she put it together....