Evan Weiss

Writer & Editor

BIO

I am a writer and editor based in Los Angeles.

 

I hold an MFA in creative writing from The New School and a BA from Kenyon College.


The New York Times recently called my writing "terrific."

 

I am working on my first novel.
 

 

Writing

Non-Fiction

 

A day in the life of Vermont's best bagel maker / Burlington Free Press

 

When a Police Chief's Words Go Viral / USA Today

Waiting in the Cold for Donald Trump / The Daily Dot

 

Japan's Silly Response to ISIS Propaganda Did What the U.S. Government Couldn't / The Daily Dot

Humor

The Instructions Needed to Build an Ikea Bookshelf / The Hairpin

How Couples Will Break Up in the Year 2115 / the Daily Dot

Possible Reasons Why There "Ain't No Sunshine When She's Gone" / The Hairpin

A Series of Animal Dialogues / HyperVocal

Excerpts from My Suburban Elephant Drama / The Hairpin

Video

Co-Writer for This video starring Elmo and the U.S. Surgeon general