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October 31, 2017

Life Changes When You’re a Writer

The writing life is so different now compared to three or four years ago, when I only had one book published - especially when being a writer is a second career.
July 8, 2017

Hysterical Fiction Tour

“Absolutely,” I said, when my publicist proposed this book tour. “I can do the driving. This is my home town after all.” Words that would come back to haunt me.
June 10, 2017

Writing Hell: The Third Novel

Does it ever get any easier? I turned to a couple of author friends for their observations.
August 3, 2014

The Importance of Digital Detox

My sincere hope is that if I can stay off Facebook and Twitter for a month, my brain will recover its pre-Internet state
April 12, 2014

FAQs from Book Clubs

There are always people at book clubs who are curious about the process of writing and getting published. Here are the most popular questions so far.
June 3, 2013

A Visit to My Publisher

Meeting my editor in person and talking about The Damn Novel and next steps to get it to market was a truly wonderful experience. Also a bit surreal.