If you want to see me this fall, check out my events in Minneapolis, Austin, New Orleans and Nashville here. If you’re interested in buying one of my…
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Hi friends. Greetings from LaGuardia Terminal B, where I have spent 45 minutes hungover at their incredible water display and now feel much better. Tell…
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Hi friends. When I started #1000wordsofsummer five years ago, it was just a fun thing to try on the internet and I got to meet some cool people and we…
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It’s just nice to be able to show up and do an event and ask the question: “Who is this for?” And have the answer be: “Everyone.”
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Hi friends. At the signing line at a recent literary festival I sat and chatted with another author about the experience of waiting for people to show…
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Hi friends. This morning, as I walked my long walk which gets longer every day, I was thinking about grief. About how writing on top of grief is…
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Hi friends. I have mentioned before that I often do my best thinking right when I wake up in the morning. That liminal state between sleep and wake is…
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Some housekeeping: This is the last update here for a few weeks. The Mini 1000 starts a week from tomorrow, August 7, and runs through August 12. You…
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Hi friends. I keep thinking about how I want to reboot this newsletter — what the big idea of it all is — and sometimes I think the answer is just to…
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I’m doing another Mini 1000. Six days, simple, scaled down letters, no Slack, limited social media, August 7-12. You can sign up here. Hi friends…
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I’m doing another Mini 1000. Six days, simple, scaled down letters, no Slack, limited social media, August 7-12. You can sign up here. Hi friends. I’m…
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The first day’s letter is here. Here is an explainer of the whole shebang. Yes, you can begin late and catch up. You can write forever and whenever…
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