My interview with Shelagh Rogers for her CBC show The Next Chapter will air on Monday, March 10th at 1 p.m. (and again on Saturday at 4 p.m.).
The Bear is longlisted for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction (formerly the Orange Prize). This is a huge thrill as it’s a prize that is close to my heart.
I was interviewed for Bustle by a Claire with great questions.
Parnasuss Books, which is the Nashville bookstore owned by Karen Hayes and author Ann Patchett, has a new lit journal. The editor, Mary Laura Philpott, asked me about reading what we fear: Has there ever been a book you wanted to read, but you just weren’t sure you could?
And my latest obsession:
The dark truth Rust Cohle is alluding to is this: Who you are is entirely dependent on the physical brain, “this meat,” as Cohle puts it. And this meat makes mistakes about reality all the time. [full article]
Spoiler alert, but I wouldn’t let that stop you.