What have you done to be brave recently?
Were it not for my trouble settling into it, The Vanishing Half would be, for me, a near-perfect book.
Don’t squander that which remains. Honor the past. Embrace the present. Seize the future.
I recently had the opportunity to be interviewed for author Neda Aria’s “Writer vs. Writer” series.
For the first time since my dad’s death in 2016, I spoke publicly about the effect his first attempt on his life (and subsequent, successful attempt) had on me, my family, and my creative process.
No matter the horrors of our past, our lives have only just begun.
It’s going to take work to find, to grow our literary families. It’s going to take time. It will take all the patience we can muster and more, but it can happen.
I’ve long struggled to embrace success, but when advance praise like this rolls in, it’s hard to not hold it close.
I’ve got a list of 17 books you can preorder right now, all of which will be available in the coming months!