Lacy Warner

Lacy Warner is a writer living on Martha’s Vineyard. She has an MFA in nonfiction writing from Columbia University and has written for Longreads, Guernica, Tin House and The LARB, among others. She is currently at work on an essay collection about the intersection of sex and art, as well as a book on Francesca Woodman and Nan Goldin that blends biography, criticism, and memoir to examine the power and burden of female pain and desire.

Stories By Lacy Warner

How Theme Parks Kept My Globetrotting Family Grounded

Through diplomatic placements that sent us all over the world and a scandal that changed everything, we always returned to Disney World.

Secret Life of a Fashion Week Peon

After the last strut down the glittery runways, the industry’s eyes turn to buyers’ showrooms, where one lowly worker gets an eye-opening look at how the fashion world really works.