A Conversation with Simeon Mills About His Debut Novel "The Obsoletes"

May 16, 2019

Simeon Mills is a writer, cartoonist, and teacher. His novel The Obsoletes is just out from Skybound Books.

His graphic novel Butcher Paper received a 2012 Artist Trust grant and is currently available from Scablands Books. Chapters of Butcher Paper have appeared in The Florida Review, RiverLit, Rock & Sling, The Pinch Journal, and Okey-Panky. He majored in architecture at Columbia University and received his MFA in fiction from the University of Montana. Mills now teaches drawing at Eastern Washington University and middle school English in Spokane, Washington, where he lives with his wife and two children.

Simeon Mills
Credit Rajah Bose, 2018

Watch the animated book trailer below