IN recent weeks I have spoken at a few writing seminars - Writer's Digest in Los Angeles, Hunter College Writing Center in New York City. What strikes me is the absolute passion that I see among writers to communicate their craft. Its inspiring. [Full Post]
Sometimes location drives the plot in a book. When I saw La Fenice in Venice, I though to myself. ’What a romantic place for a scene’ and it stuck in my head for several years. Now it is in The Stolen Chalice.