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My life in 8 words
Saved my life with women's magazines. Thanks, Cosmo!
Family, dogs, land, woods, rivers, fish, fire, words.
Family, books, dogs, books, cats, books, outdoors, books.
deep love, untamed creativity, tremendous friends, passionate reading
Everything I know I learned in band camp.
Very cool. But then again...
Recent Author Blog Posts
Here I am at BookExpo America signing Advance Reader Copies of THIEVING WEASELS with my editor, the FANTASTIC Namrata Tripathi, on my right. My hand still hurts from signing ever last one of them.
Some years ago, I took up a challenge. I was to do an all-day fast which was to last 12 hours. This wasn’t just a food fast; it included mass media, not even talking on the phone, nor reading or writing–just sitting in silence. I could do yoga, I...
14 days ago
KIDSBUZZ: Click here to discover new books, "meet" the authors and enter to win. AUTHORBUZZ: Click here to discover new books, "meet" the authors and enter to win. Dear Reader, I write every day but actually I'm afraid of my...
As of today, I can officially no longer claim to be in my “early 40’s,” so here’s a great song with a thematically appropriate title: (The lyrical content has no particular relevance to my life, I hasten to add…) I’m taking a bit of a social-media...
7 days ago
What's the difference between starting to put away for retirement when you're 25, and waiting until you're 35? A lot of money. Check out Beth's advice from the upcoming fourth edition of Get a Financial Life, at Business Insider. Read More
Wandered into Soho this afternoon with Harry in search of camera shops (yes). Checked out The Photographer's Gallery and loved the Bert Hardy exhibition. Meandered here and there, each step a gesture of defiance to my hangover, and then, in...
Focus is “the kind of deep dive we’ve come to expect…” from “Michael Gross…master chronicler of behind-closed-doors lives…delving into the private worlds of legends including Richard Avedon, Bert Stern, Bruce Weber, and latter-day provocateur...
Hey, do you need the perfect* gift? How about a signed copy of Leland Purvis and my NYT Best Seller The Imitation Game, delivered to your doorstep by someone in a great looking uniform?Nicola's Books here in Ann Arbor has you covered. Just click...