Briallen Hopper is the author of Hard to Love: Essays and Confessions
and the co-editor of the online magazine Killing the Buddha
. Her writing has appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books
, New York Magazine/The Cut
, the Paris Review Daily
, the Seattle Star
, the Washington Post
, and elsewhere. She teaches creative nonfiction at Queens College, CUNY, and lives in Elmhurst, Queens.