Emmeline Clein

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Emmeline Clein is a writer living in Brooklyn. Her criticism, essays, and reporting have been published in outlets including The Yale Review, VICE, BuzzFeed, and Berlin Quarterly.


Cover Photo: A black and white photograph of Marilyn Monroe and the writer Carson McCullers. McCullers has her hand on Monroe's cheek and is planting a kiss on her opposite cheek while Monroe smiles widely.
For Queer Girls, Simping Is a Love Language

I’m embracing the label, with all its yearning, try-hard connotations, because desire shouldn’t be embarrassing and love does require trying hard.

May 02, 2022