High as the Horses' Bridles by Scott Cheshire

Events and Appearances

Scott Cheshire, author of High as the Horses' BridlesScott Cheshire earned his MFA from Hunter College. He is the interview editor at the Tottenville Review, and teaches writing at the Sackett Street Writers' Workshop. His work has been published in Slice, AGNI, Guernica and the Picador anthology The Book of Men. He lives in New York City.

Books Inc. reading at the Belmont, CA, Library. 

I appear to be talking into my hand…

Books Inc. reading at the Belmont, CA, Library.

I appear to be talking into my hand…

Reading tonight at the Belmont Library, San Francisco, with Books Inc. 7 pm. Come say hello to the wife and me…

Reading tonight at the Belmont Library, San Francisco, with Books Inc. 7 pm. Come say hello to the wife and me…

Love on the rocks… At the Golden Gate. Wow.

Love on the rocks… At the Golden Gate. Wow.

Redwoods, Big Sur. 

(We are so small…)

Redwoods, Big Sur.

(We are so small…)

Super souvenir from @skylightbooks - DeLillo “Bad Citizen” Graffiti Stencil

Super souvenir from @skylightbooks - DeLillo “Bad Citizen” Graffiti Stencil

Author Scott Cheshire on his debut 'High as the Horses' Bridles' - LA Times

"Author Scott Cheshire, who recently served drinks on "Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live," spent his youth as a minister, preaching door-to-door and giving sermons. Born and raised a Jehovah’s Witness, he was steeped in the faith’s apocalyptic visions.

The title of his debut novel, “High as the Horses’ Bridles,” comes from the Book of Revelation — it’s how deep the blood of sinners will flow in the end times. It’s a work of fiction that wrestles with ideas of faith and fatherhood, a modern New York as well as life on its margins…

At Skylight Books! With Mr. Jeffrey Tambor!

At Skylight Books! With Mr. Jeffrey Tambor!

At Skylight Books - what a night!

At Skylight Books - what a night!

Traversing a sheet rock facade, in Runyon Canyon, to deliver a wilderness literary reading at the top of a desert cliff. #extremebooktour

Traversing a sheet rock facade, in Runyon Canyon, to deliver a wilderness literary reading at the top of a desert cliff. #extremebooktour

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