The perils of research as a writer

The perils of research as a writer

If someone had ever said to me in my 20s that my first novel would be a piece of historical fiction, I would have given them the hand wave that says, “You’re crazy.” But here I am, so you just never know where life is going to take you. It’s sort of not a surprise...
When you first meet me, you meet my bodyguard

When you first meet me, you meet my bodyguard

While I can’t claim the title of this blog post is something I came up with (comedian Duncan Trussel said it first), it is very much my truth. Being an introvert means you approach new people with shields up. There are a lot of reasons for that, but suffice to say you...