Monthly Archives: June 2011

Researching at the New York Public Library

I recently resumed work on my acid western, The Devils that Have Come to Stay. It’s set, as you may know if you’re reading this blog, in 1848, when the first tremors of the Gold Rush were shaking through California. … Continue reading

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Disposable Writing

The wastebasket is a writer’s best friend.  ~Isaac Bashevis Singer When I was twelve years old, I finished writing my first novel. It was a teenage romance between a young, doomed girl and her guardian angel who comes to Earth … Continue reading

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Publication!

Here’s the link to the live edition of The Carolina Quarterly where my short story “The Chuck Berry Tape Massacre” can be found: http://cqonline.web.unc.edu/61.1/

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