"Anybody in the Nashville, TN area? I'm doing a reading sponsored by GLSEN at the Main Library downtown at 2 p.m. It's about my new novel, Another F-Word, about bullying of a gay kid in the rural South. Stop by if you're in the area.…"
"I'm so glad this subject came up. If we weren't writers, people might think we're crazy. I have conversations with my characters all the time, sometimes in my head and occasionally aloud. I also disagree with them when they don't…"
"My newest novel, Another F-Word, is about a gay boy growing up in rural Tenn. He faces bullying from family, classmates, his preacher, etc. but manages to thrive and survive despite it. The book also addresses a parent's struggle to…"
"Julie, Nicely done. Some of us take a different route. I had to wait until I retired from a series of jobs that paid the mortage, put food on the table, etc. before taking that step into the unknown. I guess I like to have it both ways, but I can…"
"I like a cover to be visually pleasing and relevant to the content of the book. I've gone out of my way to hire an artist who could capture the essence of my books in a cover illustration. Often when I do book signings people comment on the…"
Hey Leslie, Your life sounds verrrry interesting to say the least and the book looks great. How are y'all doing in the holler? I drive through the Carolinas all the time on my way back and forth between Massachusetts and the Gulf Coast. Maybe we can meet in real life and have coffee. Our small but spunky Western Mass Writers Group had a get together and it was wonderful! Let me know what you're up to. Best, Nicky
"I wish I could go, also! What a team. I had the privilege of Ruth's company at UO/Eugene's Women's Writing Symposium and wish we had done a chorus line of Sister Sledge's song. I remember my residency at Hedgebrook where, out by…"