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I’ve always set my stories in places I know well. It frees me up to spend more imaginative time on the characters if I’m not…
Though Lexington is not a small town, it sometimes feels like one, with circles of acquaintance overlapping once, then again; the person you meet by…
One of my greatest times of inspiration is when I’m traveling or living in a new country – there’s a tremendous freedom that comes from…
Many Lexington natives believe they live in a special place, one impossible to leave. I’m not so sure about that – or it’s more accurate…
I find my husband’s family history fascinating, as they can trace the family lineage back to ancestors who fought, and died, in the first battle…
My first job was in a nursing home – a terrible place in retrospect. It was in an old house, and the residents were so…
As a writer and as a reader, I really believe in the power of narrative to allow us ways to experience life beyond our own,…
William Trevor is an author I admire; his stories are subtle and powerful, and beautifully written.
It’s impossible to control the reception of your work – the only thing you can control is the experience of writing itself, and the work…
I don’t think we’ll ever lose the desire for people to tell stories or to hear stories or to be entrapped in a beautiful story.
I never know as a writer when I set out into a novel where it’s going to take me.
I love to swim, and I love being near water.
The way we behave, our views and outlooks really have their sources some place. They come from somewhere. Sometimes we don’t even know what they…
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