Commencement Speech, Stonecoast July 2013

Writing life

Writers, hello! Thank you for inviting me to speak. What I have to say to you this evening is not a speech. It is an…

July 22 2013


Writing life

When I moved to Mexico City in 1996, I couldn’t speak or understand Spanish. I spent most of my earliest days there holed up in…

April 11 2013