I saw on Twitter—of course I saw on Twitter—that sometimes, when babies are really happy, they get overwhelmed and have to look away. It’s not that the…
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This time last year I’d gone to Asia twice in the span of less than a month. First to Tokyo with my friend Anna, in one of the most beautiful, dreamlik…
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intimacies is an occasional newsletter by larissa pham, inspired by the diary letter of the same name. in these letters you’ll hear about what i’m read…
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The other day, I got into an argument with an ex-boyfriend who I’m friendly with now. We were arguing about whether some displays of suffering deserved…
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If I were to ever teach a writing course, it would be in poetry. I would only teach it in spring and I would call it Slow Magic and I would begin it th…
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When I was young I thought that generosity was something I would develop as I got older, like hips and breasts and secondary sex characteristics. I kep…
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In late July, when it felt like the days would be feverish forever and my hair was still so short it took less than a minute to dry, I rode the train u…
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On my first night in Los Angeles, I climb into the passenger seat with a joint pinched between forefinger and thumb. Drew is driving and Justin is in t…
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