It turns out Meghan's not really a blogger. She's recognized this about herself and she's just going to own it. She'll post on stuff on the home page occasionally, but don't expect major essays. For some reason, though, she seems to be tweeting regulalry. So if you want brief, useless information about what she's doing and thinking, follow her on Twitter.
In The Bleak Midwinter . . .
20 December 2011
Wishing you a merry, happy and peaceful season.
Interview with Russell Banks
10 October 2011
On October 6 I had the great privilege of interviewing author Russell Banks about his new novel, Lost Memory of Skin. It was for the Writers Bloc series and took place at the old MGM Theater (now the CAA Theater) in Century City. What a wondering evening and what a charming, interesting and generous man. He made my job easy. Here we are along with Writers Bloc curator Andrea Grossman. My skirt was a little short for that seating arrangement. There's always something . . .
You Must Read This
16 September 2011
I did this installment of NPR's You Must Read This more than a year ago. But I was thinking about the book again this morning and thought I'd post it here. It's Zoe Heller's novel The Believers. One of the best novels I've read in the last few years, I think.
Not to be confused with the 1987 Martin Sheen (and Helen Shaver!) horror film of the same name.
Once again, you can listen here.
The Key to Compatibility
02 July 2011
Life Would Be Perfect . . . in paperback!
13 June 2011
I'm thrilled to announce that Life Would Be Perfect If I Lived In That House is now available in paperback. You can get it here and at any major bookseller. It's also available in Kindle edition.