blog Archive — November 2012

Real Writers Revise: Lecture Notes, Crime Bake, November 2012

Here are my notes from the talk I'm giving at the "Crime Bake" event.

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Notes from the Road: Carpe, Carpe

Iā€™m often asked how I got started writing, and I always tell the story of my smart mother. . . .

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I'm feeling like Cinderella

Kelly Bowen, publicity director at Algonquin, called me late yesterday afternoon with an odd question: she wanted to get my okay on an update to my publicity package. Her voice sounded a bit strange, and the request did also, so expecting bad news ā€“ as any author would ā€“ I held my breath...

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