Friday Links #30: Purell is a Fetish

Rather than give an update about my novel or recent life events, I want to tell you about the book Siracusa by Delia Ephron. I spend Wednesdays in the library, hunched over a desk, noise-canceling headphones on, polishing a scene I intend to share with my critique group later that night. Sometimes, if I’m running early, I’ll browse Read More …

Friday Links #10

I wrote about overcoming fear earlier this week. Both as a twenty-year old venturing overnight into the woods alone — one who grew up in the sprawling strip-mall hell of central New Jersey mind you — and as a writer focused on his debut novel after a career of semi-technical writing. My post on Tuesday talked about the need to confront Read More …