Cover Photo: This image has crumpled paper in the background and the cover of the book in the corner, which reads "Letter to a Young Poet"
Cover of 'Letters of a Young Poet' by Penguin Books

Remember, You Are in Conversation

When I’m feeling stuck and lonely, I try to remember that I’m in conversation with the world—that I am alive in it and it is alive through me.

Letters to a Young Poet Letters to a Young Poet.



Larissa Pham is a writer and artist based in Brooklyn. Her art and writing have appeared in Guernica, The Nation, Adult Magazine, Nerve, New York Magazine, Maxim, Dazed, The Rumpus, The Hairpin, Gawker, VICE, and elsewhere. 

She is the author of Fantasian, a New Lovers novella from Badlands Unlimited and Pop Song, published in May by Catapult.