The Strand Magazine Interview

In this in-depth interview with The Strand Magazine (See  Strand Magazine Issue 42: Spring 2014), I talk about the inspiration for IN THE BLOOD, publishing, the craft of writing and advice for writers.

Wonderful Evening with Jonathan Santlofer

It was a wonderful evening with Jonathan Santlofer at the Manhattan Center For Fiction talking about the craft, the business and IN THE BLOOD.

The Center for Fiction – Masters Class

New York City pals! Come chat with me about craft, process and getting published at The Center for Fiction Tuesday, March 25th at 7 PM.  I love talking about the journey from aspiring to published and everything in-between … and beyond.  This is a free event, open to the public, and seats are still available.

Thrill Ride

I have been on a thrill ride for as long as I can remember. I’ve read wildly, across genre, never discriminating. I love a big, character-rich story with a dark heart, with a compelling mystery or some kind of ticking clock at its center. I want to be lured in by prose, captured by character, and bound by stellar plotting to keep turning the pages. In short, I want thrills. Of course, thrills can be found in any “genre.” Here are some of my all-time favorites: