Two Reviews at Necessary Fiction Today!

Well, if you haven’t been keeping up with recent events on Facebook, you won’t have heard about my emergency appendectomy last week when I was visiting my parents in the US. And of course it happened just a few hours before I was scheduled to fly back to Munich. I’ll be writing a separate post […]

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My Writing Process Blog Tour

Sara Lippmann’s Doll Palace due out in September!I’m it! I’ve beentagged by writer Sara Lippmann, whose collection of short stories Doll Palace is coming out in September this year! Sarais also aco-host ofThe Sunday Salon in NYC,founded by Nita Noveno. Sara Lippmann rocks. Here are my answers to the Writing Process Blog Tour questionnaire–whichI’ll be […]

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Sleepless in the Saddle

I took this picture of the Space Needle on my walk at dawn…thanks to insomnia. Today I’m continuing my reflection on AWP (Association of Writers and Writers’ Programs) conference in Seattle, where a reported 15,000 writers, publishers, editors and teachers of writing gathered to drink massive amounts of alcohol. (Un)Fortunately, I didn’t have the chance […]

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A Whirlwind Weekend in NYC

Not the one in ParisWould you like to fly ten hours to New York and ten hours back . . . for the weekend? Heck yeah. Why not? It takes me four or five days to get over jetlag when I travel to the US, so last weekend was, in every sense of the word, […]

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