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On Amy Bloom's "Lucky Us" and Amy Bloom Live

Apparently, I needed a six-week hiatus from all things book-related, but you better believe I’m back now, despite the glorious initiation of the NFL regular season. 819 more words

Book Review

I'll be at Bouchercon, in Long Beach, November 13th through the 17th.

And I’ll be on a panel! My first one, and I’m very excited.

In case you’re wondering what Bouchercon is, it’s a huge conference for fans and writers of crime fiction. 90 more words

Writing

Tips For Successful Author Readings

Author readings are a great way to present your new book to the public. It allows you to give a personal sample of your writing, interact with potential readers, and can turn into a sales event. 936 more words

Writers

Overly Friendly

Monday at Powell’s, Lidia Yuknavitch interviewed Sarah Waters and could BARELY contain her passion for Waters’ new book The Paying Guests – it was entertaining! I got there about thirty minutes early and awkwardly sat in some very poorly arranged chairs that (practically by design) made it impossible to see the guests speak or read.  139 more words

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iRead

Back to when I read my poems that were published in ‘Oiwi: A Native Hawaiian Journal for the beautiful people at Native Books and Beautiful Things in Honolulu. 57 more words

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