• I thought I was going to write fiction but I fell backwards into non-fiction. It started when I got locked out of two apartments in one day and I told the story to some friends, one of whom worked in the 'Village Voice' and asked me to turn it into an essay.

    "Book Talk: Sloane Crosley hits brothels and clowns in new essays". Interview with Belinda Goldsmith, June 23, 2010.