Yes, the Republican Convention did make me think about Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale. Here is a little piece I wrote on that for The Nervous Breakdown.
I will be discussing DESERT AMERICA with author Rubén Martínez Aug. 7 at Collected Works Bookstore. Here is a brief piece I wrote on the event for Santa Fe.com.
I recently wrote a piece for Rumpus on my lifelong love of YA spec fiction (subtitled in my brain: Once a Geek, Always a Geek). You can read it here.
My departure from the Reporter last April apparently ranked No 6 in Altweeklies.com’s top 10 viewed stories of 2011…must have been a slow news year!
I leave for Zurich, Switzerland on Christmas morning, and have been subsumed with deciding which books to bring with me for airplane reading and then vacation reading. I am always worried I will end up[…]