Advice For the Lonely

Jan 8 (Fri), 9:30 PM - 10:20 PM Coordinated Universal Time


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Join us for an exclusive talk in our writer's cafe with three writers who have grown audiences on Substack by providing thoughtful advice to readers who submit questions through their Substacks.


Yanyi / The Reading

Yanyi is the author of The Year of Blue Water (Yale 2019) and the forthcoming Dream of the Divided Field (One World 2022). He is poetry editor at Foundry and gives advice at The Reading. Find him at

Kirstie Taylor / Words With Kirstie

Kirstie Taylor is a dating and relationship writer who lives in Los Angeles. She's the author of the book What I Wish I Knew About Love, which releases in February 2021 with Thought Catalog Books.

Default Friend / Default Wisdom

Default Friend is a Bay Area Twitter personality and advice columnist. She writes about startups, culture, and relationships— sometimes all at once.


Note: This panel is free/open to all writers on Substack and you will be asked to enter the URL to your Substack publication to confirm your attendance. Capacity will be limited, so we advise you to sign up ASAP if you plan on attending.

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