I was quite taken with this story from the New York Times about a 1978 fire in a hotel in Greece, New York. It was arson, deadly, and it remains unsolved. For those of you who’ve read The Cortlandt Boys, you know that there’s a fire in a hotel that brings mysteries to light. The story had me thinking up new directions for future stories (of course, writing a nove… read more »
My first few days back home with my baby have coincided with a long weekend, which has turned out to be nice. Everything is low-key. The kids aren’t having to wake up at a certain time to get to school so we can all operate on newborn time.
I have never quite been able to “sleep while your baby sleeps.” There are certain times of day that I’m naturally sleepi… read more »
Say hello to the newest addition to the family! He arrived very early Thursday morning. Here’s my husband’s account in the email he sent out to friends and family:
“It was an exciting and unanticipated delivery. As Laura had never done spontaneous labor, we were scheduled to be induced Thursday at 7 am. Instead, at 12:30 am as I finished a final em… read more »
Here’s the cover! The book will be published June 9, 2015. I hope you like the cover and the title. If not, well, maybe don’t tell me… read more »
Today’s reader question comes from a woman I’ll call Amy. She works full time (35-40 hours/week) from home as a contractor to major tech companies. She also runs a creative business on the side. She devotes about 5 hours a week to that. She was recently approached about doing a bigger digital creative project that would be something new for her, but fits wi… read more »