Selected unpublished blog posts… was written mostly in an one-bedroom apartment in Baltimore, from 2009 to 2010. Some titled entries from this book have been published online, but everything started in a blogger.com draft screen. The author kept a Microsoft Word document of all her unpublished blog drafts, which Tao Lin asked to see, then expressed interest in publishing it. Boyle says that when she now reads this book, she feels nostalgic for the time period when she wrote it, but during that time period she also felt nostalgic for times preceding it.
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About the author
(b. 1985, Maryland) lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She has attended five colleges but has not graduated from any of them, and is currently pursuing a career driving trucks. Her essays and stories have been published by Vice, Muumuu House, Thought Catalog, and others. She writes a weekly column called "Boyle's Brains" for Vice magazine's website, and maintains the Twitter accounts @meganboyle and @boyleunedited. selected unpublished blog posts of a mexican panda express employee is her first book published (Muumuu House, 2011).