How long have you been a writer?

I started writing pretty much as soon as I could read. I attempted my first novel in fourth grade, but only made it a few chapters in before I got distracted by a new, better novel idea. This pattern repeated itself for about 20 years before I finally managed to finish an entire book without… Read more »

Where were you born/where did you grow up?

I was born in New York City, and grew up outside the city in a suburb (not unlike Gladys Gatsby’s hometown of East Dumpsford in the All Four Stars books).