Nikki Darling is a PhD student and Provost Fellow in the Creative Writing/Literature program at USC.

She is an active member of the Los Angeles literary community. She co-hosts the Five Points reading series with LA Review of Books editor Kate Wolf.

Her novel, Fade Into You, a mixed race memoir about growing up in the San Gabriel Valley during the 1990's, is currently being taught in the UCLA Chicano Studies department, where her works and letters are archived as well.

Her work has appeared in Night Papers, and the Public Fiction Dispatch.

Performing As Hannah Wilke Performing As Me at WCCW

Stupid Pills at Hyperion Tavern curated by Paul Pescador

Human Resources Pink Trumpet and the Purple Prose chapbook release/performance

Human Resources Recaps Rethink Environment Festival

Things I've Done for Money in Entropy Magazine

Talk Talk

Pink Trumpet and the Purple Prose

Nikki Darling and Kate Durbin on KCHUNG



Alien vs. Predator

Excerpt from Pink Trumpet and the Purple Prose

Performing at Otherwild