Introducting debut novelist Kristen Harnisch

Introducting debut novelist Kristen Harnisch

I had the pleasure of meeting Kristen Harnisch two years ago on a frigid New York morning at the Writers Digest Conference in Times Square. She struck me as one of those writers who dug into her work without complaint and endeavored to write the best book she could....

Divine Laughter: Robin Williams’ Reverence

As published on The Huffington Post Aug. 25, 2014 It’s been a sad, gray time here in Marin County — and the world, as the news of Robin Williams’ death sinks in. Everyone seems surprised by it. How could the man who made us laugh so hard end his own...