Kimi Eisele

Kimi Eisele is a writer, multidisciplinary artist, and author of The Lightest Object In The Universe, a novel. Her writing has also appeared in GuernicaLongreadsOrion MagazineHigh Country News, and elsewhere. She lives in Tucson and works for the Southwest Folklife Alliance, editing BorderLore, an online journal of culture and heritage in the US-Mexico borderlands.

Yallzee’s body features pieces by more than 150 artists. “I love all my tattoo work, from the biggest ones to the smallest,” he says. “It’s my journey.” He appears in All of Me Is Illustrated.

Ray Bradbury in Permanent Ink

All of Me Is Illustrated is an homage to the (sometimes literally) colorful characters in Ray Bradbury’s short fiction and to tattoo aficionados who’ve turned their bodies into visual stories.

Alta Asks Live: Kimi Eisele

Author Kimi Eisele joined Alta Asks Live and host Heather Scott Partington on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. PST to discuss her novel, "The Lightest Object in the Universe," our troubled universe, and how good can emerge in a time of crisis.

The Lightest Object in the Universe

Kimi Eisele's new novel, The Lightest Object in the Universe, finds connection amid an apocalypse. Here's an excerpt. 


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