Britt Kemp


Britt Kemp is a writer and storyteller from Erie, Pennsylvania who has resided in Brooklyn, New York and now calls Tempe, Arizona her home. She has tried her hand at several creative endeavors, including stand-up comedy and podcasting. In 2016, she was a part of the Yoko Ono “Arising” art project at the Reykjavik Art Museum. Miscellaneous other projects include the website The Useless Critic and the podcast People Getting Through Shit. Britt works in marketing and lives in the Valley of the Sun with her herd of guinea pigs. (@brittnik on Twitter)

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Do Not Give Up Kid
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 17,000. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Coming of age
"Do Not Give Up Kid" is a collection of short stories + reflective essays by Britt Kemp spanning from 2011 to 2017. Together, these seven stories encompass a prolonged coming of age that is distinctive to the author but also, in a sense, universal. There's a bit of everyone to be found in these (digital) pages.
The Best Of The Useless Critic: So Far!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
The Useless Critic is an offbeat pop culture blog that appeared in January 2009. Three years later, a few of the writers compiled what they believe to be their most significant entries thus far and voila! an e-book, regarding everything from movies, music, books to Mitt Romney, has emerged.
Other People's Lives
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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We are defined by our losses in life, I think. Each story within this collection (all six of them) are variations on this theme, in the post 9/11 American landscape, with hints of John Cheever and Flannery O'Connor thrown in. All proceeds go to P.O.W.E.R.S. Inc, a nonprofit that works with domestic violence.

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