Introvert Hiding

50 Questions

  I was wandering the web today, and came across this 50 questions pieces on My Pixie Blog. I decided that sitting down and answering these questions could, conceivably, get my writing motor running. That hasn’t exactly happened, but it’s a start.   Here are my 50 answers:   What are you wearing? Andy’s Slamdance…

KateWaving

A New Interview on Writing

One of the best parts about doing promotional work for My Letter to Fear: Essays on Life, Love and the Search for Prince Charming is getting to meet other writers. This time around I got to meet a writer from Bulgaria! You can find the interview I did here: Patricia Steffy. For those of you…

Adapting

Book Review: “The Art of Adapting”

  “The Art of Adapting” by Cassandra Dunn is a novel focusing on change, obstacles and triumphs of a family in Southern California. Lana, a recently separated mother of two teenagers, is trying to not only adjust to her newly changed marital status, but also the financial uncertainties associated with it. In addition, she has…

Los Angeles

Does Your Identity Depend on Your City?

    I was reflecting a bit on the book Million Dollar View which I posted about on the blog yesterday. I may be off-base about this, but I got the feeling that one of the lead characters so deeply identified with the bohemian aspects of her city of choice (and, as it happens, birth)…

MillionDollarView

Book Review: Million Dollar View

  At its heart, I think Million Dollar View by Silver Krieger is a romance. Yes, it’s a romance between characters, but it’s also about a deeply-held love for a city. And in that respect, it’s also about loss. The city is New York, and while much of the book takes place in the changing…