Monthly Archives: May, 2011

Some suggestions on how you can turn the Rapture into a Flash Mob event similar to the video below: At 6PM have everyone start shaking as if experiencing an earthquake. Pretend that you can no longer see the Rapture believers. Leave the room at 5:59PM, return at 6:01 in tattered clothes, weeping and moaning. Change   

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So I am currently working on a new book, and I am writing it on an ereader. Whether it will ever be read on an ereader is for others to decide. But it is definitely being written on one. As you may or may not know, I write on the subway. At one time this   

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Because these guys simply must be allowed to survive.

From A.O. Scott’s excellent review of the apparently banal “Something Borrowed:” [John Krasinski] plays Ethan, Rachel’s confidant, whose vocation as a writer is signaled by his taste in shirts and his habit of sarcastically pointing out what is already obvious. So when Darcy hogs the spotlight at the surprise birthday party she has organized for   

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Not sure how I neglected to post a link to my essay for Write Place, Write Time. I blame old age. An excerpt: For as long as I can remember I have been a find-solace-in-a-crowd sort of writer. Give me an isolated room and three uninterrupted hours and I will remove the nails from the   

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