Right now, I’m in the middle of the copyedits for my second book, FML. It’ll be published by Simon Pulse next summer. This maybe be the last time I have the chance to change anything about this book. The truth is, I wouldn’t change a single word except that I’m prone to making stupid mistakes.
Anytime I see that Joss Whedon is attached to a project (be it film or TV or comic book or musical web thingamajiggy) I get an instant writer-boner. I’ve been a fan of all things Whedon since I first saw the episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer in which she kills a demon with a
I love working on first drafts of things. I love revising them too—seeing the finished product that began as little more than a random thought in my head during the long drive to work. But I love first drafts the most. They’re so full of potential. Everything I write is perfect. There are no parameters
“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.”–Albert Einstein I Skyped with a friend last night. We’ve both been embarking on new projects. I always get a little frazzled when trying to come up with new projects. For me, it’s a process of generating a million ideas, falling in
There are so many things wrong with this video that it’s difficult to know where to begin. But I think that I’m less angry about his despicable attitude toward gays and more about how we’ve perverted gender roles to the point where we’re pigeonholing everyone into these predefined ideas of the masculine and feminine. Boys
The trouble with electronic books isn’t that they’re killing paper books, it’s that they’re an evolutionary dead end. Books are amazing. I will be a reader until the day I die. In fact, I’m willing to bet that they’ll have to pry a book out of my cold, dead hand before they dress me in
I think I first heard about GONE, GONE, GONE nearly two years ago. I remember because at that time it was called THE ANIMALS WERE GONE and I emailed Hannah to ask her if it was a reference to the Damian Rice song of the same name. I’ve been a fan of Hannah Moskowitz since