I spent last week at a writing workshop on an island in Ohio. Great friends, great conversation, lots of long walks and long talks. Also it rained almost the whole time. At the beginning of the week we looked like the top picture:
And at the end of the week we looked like the bottom picture:
(picture credits: Jenn Reese)
As you can see, it was a blast. I came out of it with renewed friendships and great critiques of my next-next book, The Summerkin, and a brand-new book idea that I’m already starting to chip away at. My good buddy Charlie’s website describes how the workshop works.
In the picture, L to R: Jenn Reese, Charlie Finlay, Cassie Alexander, Paolo Bacigalupi, Greg van Eekhout, Rae Carson, me, Paul Melko, Sandra McDonald, Christopher Barzak, Tobias Buckell, and Deb Coates.