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About Me

The shortest bio:


Jiordan Castle is the author of Disappearing Act, a memoir in verse.

The standard bio:

Jiordan Castle is the author of Disappearing Act, a memoir in verse. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Rumpus, Taco Bell Quarterly, and elsewhere. She is a contributor to the LA-based food and culture magazine Compound Butter. Originally from New York, she has an MFA in Poetry from Hunter College and lives in Philadelphia.

Jiordan Castle - Headshot by Kelly Williams.jpg

Bonus facts:​

  • amateur cartoonist

  • was Simba for Halloween at age 5

  • also works in corporate marketing

  • technically allergic to grass pollen and maple trees (but loves them anyway)

Photo by my mom, I think!



Send me a note using the form!​ I accept recipes, jokes, and food documentary recommendations. For professional inquiries, please see below.

Literary Agent: Ashley Lopez at Waxman Literary Agency (ashley at waxman agency dot com)

Publicist for Disappearing ActSam Sacks (samantha dot sacks at macmillan dot com)

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