With Cinderella Spinderella nearing completion, the summer library/camp tour is beginning to pick up. (I should say that with many book projects nearing completion is like approaching infinity, you keep getting closer and closer and closer….) Yesterday […]
The Stepsisters is a brief novella about what happens to Griselda and Esmerelda after Cinderella’s wedding. Breaking with tradition, my publisher has experimented with releasing the sequel before the book. During the initial release […]
Start about 20 seconds in for best effect. This is done in one take. No sound. In the back of the Andy Warhol Museum is a small room with a faux 8mm camera. You walk […]
I can’t remember if this is my 12th or 13th year of ReadBoston, but it’s always fun to start the week off with a variety of stories for a variety of kids and adults. ReadBoston […]
This is from the book, I Shall Wear Midnight. Don’t take it as an indictment of the current “system” but as a possibility of what we could replace it with… “…and they’re useless, sir. They […]
My evening at The Moth’s open mic story slam was supposed to be to be a career-making move. It was an opportunity to share my work, tell my story, and promote my forthcoming album at a nationally known venue. Was it going to pay off?