Molly O'Brien
Image: Molly O'Brien

Molly O'Brien is a writer living in New York City. She has written for This Recording, Thought Catalog, The Collagist, Prefix mag and more. She blogs at Contact her at mollymaryobrien[at]gmail[dot]com.

Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 9 Articles

Marty Beckerman Talks About Love in the Time of JNCO Pants | 4 Aug 2013 // 6:15 PM

Marty Beckerman talks about his hilarious new novella, '90s Island, the "infantilizing" nature of nostalgia, and why the truly cool people never got frosted tips.


Patricia Volk's Shocked' Is a Memoir, All Dressed Up | 11 Jun 2013 // 6:05 PM

Three lives—a mother, a daughter, and a fashion designer—in exquisite miniature.

Sex, Drugs and Bleakness In Tao Lin's 'Taipei' | 10 Jun 2013 // 11:05 PM

A Taiwan McDonalds, an Ohio mansion, a Brooklyn bookstore, and a pit of existential despair: Lin's third novel will certainly take you places.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

READ the article