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People often tell me that they wish they had my life—
especially when they hear about my latest trip to Nashville, New York or Los Angeles.
So, I’ve created A Writer’s Life to give you a chance to peek behind the curtain and see what it’s really like to be a professional author. Is it as glamorous as it sounds?
Once a month I’ll post a glimpse into my world; the good, the bad and the ugly.
This is what it looks like when we step out and bet on ourselves.
As I was thinking about how to frame this month’s post, I came across the following tweet from Roseanne Cash. Shakespeare also didn’t have laptops, central heating or electric lights. What he did have was free and easy access to his imagination. Kinda makes you think, doesn’t it? Many writers
As I write this, my hometown is under a State of Emergency. Yesterday we got hit with a massive, 17-hour blizzard (a Category 2 hurricane that dropped three feet of snow, in addition to what was already on the ground) and right now, a second blizzard is raging. (If you
It’s marathon Sunday in Chicago. My sister, Diana, ran the race this morning, and yesterday, I ran the Chicago International 5K—my first race in 18 months. Humbling. And before you ask: no, I have no plans to run a marathon anytime soon. I write novels, and that’s basically the same