Category Archives: Pure Narcissism

On Vanity and/or Choosing an Author Photo

Now that my book is out there and I’m getting a sense of what it’s going to be like when it’s really out there and on shelves and in people’s hands and lost under the seats of airport terminals and things, I’ve grown increasingly more nervous about my author photo. Dumb, I know. Vain, I […]

Character Sketch

Have you ever imagined yourself as a character in a book? Granted I've probably been reading too much Franzen lately, but I couldn't help writing this yesterday.   Meet Claire. At 32 years old she has spent the last year and a half of her life recovering from the violent act of bringing a new […]