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Jordan Kisner

Jordan Kisner is the author of the essay collection Thin Places (FSG, 2020). She writes for the New York Times Magazine, the Paris Review, the Atlantic, the Believer, n+1, the Guardian, and many others.


The Work of Hands

Summer 2020 | Essays

 1.We’ve been here twenty-six days, seven of us and the dog, and everyone needs a haircut. When we left New York for my in-laws’ farm in early March, we imagined we might be gone a week or two, and that at least in a rural area we could main [...]