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Inspired By…

People like to know what authors and books and inspire them. One of my favorite parts of my job is that people are interested in what makes me tick and I love to share where I find the motivation to write and to keep writing. I hope the models I list here will help other … Continue reading

Thursday Night Lights

Today was a great day. The book came to book shelves today, and I wandered around manhattan late in the afternoon taking photos on my phone of the book on the shelf. Sound creepy? It was. People were staring. In the early afternoon, I had to the most delicious sandwich: ham and guyere cheese with … Continue reading

Inspired By…

This is Roald Dahl. He wrote The BFG, James and the Giant Peach, and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, among a slew of other classic children’s novels with a dark side. He was one of my biggest influences growing up as a kid, both reading and writing as much as I could. I think he … Continue reading

Brother Sister Hardcovers!

I received hard covers of Brother SisterĀ earlier this month. They look just as good as I thought they would. Just seeing them in piles around apartment makes their release all the more imminent, and I’m equal parts nervous and excited. I worked hard on this one, and holding it in my hands, flipping through the … Continue reading