Monthly Archives: September 2008

Writing Music

There have been a lot of blog posts from writerly types discussing the idea of putting playlists with their novels so that readers could listen to the music that inspired the author during the act of composition. Some authors have … Continue reading

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I Want to be Michael Chabon

I’m currently reading Michael Chabon’s The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay and it’s one of the best books I’ve read in a very long time. Telling the story of two Jewish cousins who develop popular comic books in pre-World … Continue reading

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The Waiting Game . . .

. . . is made by Nerf. Seriously. As I sit compulsively staring at my inbox as though I can will the agents reading my manuscript to feel my anxiety and respond, I have been enjoying the pleasures of my … Continue reading

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