Andrea Lambert is a writer and artist interviewed in HTMLGiant here. Themes of abjection, mental illness, boundaries and the occult inhabit her work.
She writes an ongoing personal essay series in Entropy Magazine’s Food Section. Dining with a Cursed Bloodline: is a series of autobiographical personal essays investigating sumptuous food, the goings on of a tight-knit Reno family, and queer disabled survival during the Trumpocalypse. A widowed witch with Schizoaffective Disorder, anxiety and PTSD explores her world through food, from Cherry Clafouti’s from her backyard tree to traditional Italian Christmas cookies. Appearing the last Monday of the month. The latest installment, “Dining with a Cursed Bloodline: Mac and Cheese in the Surveillance State,” is here.
Forthcoming: “Dining with a Cursed Bloodline: Oyster Suicide Ripples Outward,” from Entropy last Monday in June. Her flash fiction piece, “The Dead” is forthcoming from the Queer Sci Fi ebook anthology Impact, announcement here.
She paints in figurative mixed media oils critically referenced in Anodyne Magazine as “kitchy maximalism.” Some paintings and an interview are in Angel’s Flight Literary West here.
Her 2009 Frisco Disco debut Jet Set Desolate, now a millennial period piece, is available at Amazon and on on downloadable ebook pdf here. Her books of poetry and list collaborating with a Swedish poet, Lorazepam and the Valley of Skin: Extrapolations on Los Angeles/730910-2155 is available at valeveil. The anthology, Golden State 2017: The Best New Writing from California is available from Amazon. The anthology, Haunting Muses is available from Amazon. The anthology,Writing the Walls Down: A Convergence of LGBTQ Voices is available from Trans-Genre Press. The digital chapbook, “Lexapro Diary: Events of January 22, 2007 is readable at Moonchaps.
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Lambert’s 2015 Los Angeles Pride performance: