Jen Corrigan

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Jen Corrigan's prose  has been published in LitHub, Gay Magazine, Salon, Electric Literature, Bitch Media, and The Rumpus. Visit her at or follow her on Twitter @CorriganWithAC. 


Cover Photo: A photograph of a white clapboard house  with red-trimmed windows and a grey shingled roof. In front of the house is a sign that says "Villisca Ax Murder House, June 10, 1912."
On Ghosts, Gender, and Who Gets to Be Believed

Like most women and AFAB people, I’ve been trained from birth to mistrust my perceptions. Then I spent the night in a haunted house.

Sep 08, 2022
Cover Photo: A still from the film 'Girl, Interrupted' featuring the actresses Winona Ryder and Angelina Jolie playing a guitar and a tambourine, respectively
Finding My Mother—and Me—in the Women of ‘Girl, Interrupted’

Living with mental illness is a constant cycle of wellness and illness, and each recovery is impermanent.

Oct 03, 2019