Sparkle Street Press

Chapbook: Catskill Morning/Christmas Eve


Catskill Morning/Christmas Eve, a chapbook containing two stories by Mike DeCapite, is available now from Weed Mines Press. It’s part of Weed Mines’ Series Twenty-Three, which also features chapbooks by Max Blagg, Maggie Dubris, and Lucy Sante. If you want a copy of Catskill Morning/Christmas Eve, write to

Mike DeCapite on Dan Buskirk’s Fun 2 Know Podcast


photo by Nataki Hewling


Mike DeCapite is featured on episode 51 of Dan Buskirk’s Fun 2 Know podcast, recorded on April 1, 2023, in Philadelphia.


Mike DeCapite interview by Nicholas Clemente


Nicholas Clemente, author of the novel Martin & Hannah, interviews Mike DeCapite here.

Ben Tanzer’s This Podcast Will Change Your Life, with Mike DeCapite


Mike DeCapite had a great time talking with Ben Tanzer on Ben’s This Podcast Will Change Your Life.

St. Mark’s Church New Year’s Day Marathon 2023


Sundown Bar: Friday, September 23, 8 p.m., with Reid Paley and CC Carana


Mike DeCapite will read from the September section of Jacket Weather at Sundown Bar (68-38 Forest Ave., Ridgewood, Queens), on a bill with CC Carana and the Reid Paley Trio, at a record-release party celebrating the vinyl reissue of Paley’s Lucky’s Tune.

Queens Public Library Zoom Reading & Discussion


Mike DeCapite will read from Jacket Weather and discuss the book with hosts Jacper Karecki and Matthew Allison on Thursday, April 28, at 4:00 ET.


DeCapite in Brooklyn Rail


Novelist Drew Hubner interviewed Mike DeCapite about Jacket Weather in the March issue of Brooklyn Rail.

Jacket Weather in LARB

In Los Angeles Review of Books, Jack Skelley puts Jacket Weather on a list of recent novels that fall under the category of what he calls new narrative, in “The Descent of Autofiction . . . and the Rise of the Thrill-Seeking Industrial Complex.”