As a young adolescent, I fell hard for Stephen King and devoured several of his horror novels. Predictably, my writing took a dark turn: murder became a central part of my stories. Thankfully, my parents and teachers weren’t too concerned.
Fitzgerald never lived to see The Great Gatsby acknowledged as an American classic. Today is the 90th anniversary of its publication, and I’m a total fangirl, as readers of The Wednesday Sisters will already know. I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about Fitzgerald for a piece in the Los Angeles Times today about the […]