Ivy Pochoda

Ivy Pochoda is the author of the novel Visitation Street published by Ecco / Dennis Lehane Book. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, the Los Angeles Times, the Los Angeles Review of Books, The Huffington Post, Self, and House & Garden. She teaches creative writing at the Writing Workshops Los Angeles and works as a freelance editor.


We Create a Lot of Widows

One of the reasons I say, “Get the story down first,” is because it’s the last thing I’m interested in, so I just lay it down like a base coat of paint....

An Elaborate Lie: David Samuel Levinson’s Literary Hall of Mirrors