Process

Adapting

A couple of weeks ago, I stumbled across a copy of Ranier Werner Fassbinder's "Despair" at my library. The cover caught my eye, and the jacket sold me: an adapted early Nabokov novel about a chocolatier who goes mad. All I knew of Fassbinder was the title of one of his movies ("Ali: Fear Eats the… Continue reading Adapting

Process

Comfort Beyond Judgment

A few months ago I subscribed to Poets and Writers magazine because they regularly have relevant features (Finding Your Literary Agent, Free Writing Contests, The Power of Self-Publishing) and interviews with writers I admire (Neil Gaiman, Cheryl Strayed, Roxane Gay). The articles are fairly short, which means I make it from cover to cover in a couple… Continue reading Comfort Beyond Judgment