Spelunking

I’m revising my next novel right now. The only way I know how to revise a novel is to completely ignore the rest of the world and immerse into the book. Back when I had no kids and plenty of money (those two things are related) I used to go on a writing retreat...

On Oxford Commas and Yummy Children

Today’s skirmish in the Oxford Comma Wars comes from the New York Times Obituary of Deanna Durbin, 1930s film star. Here’s the pertinent excerpt: After moving to France in 1949 and settling outside Paris in the village of Neauphle-le-Ch√Ęteau, Ms. Durbin...