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Max’s Drawing

In Chapter 17 of my newest novel, THE MUSIC OF WHAT HAPPENS, Max, my dude bro character, draws his new friend and food truck-mate, Jordan. The thing is, I don’t draw. Unlike Max, who is a closet artist, I am … Continue reading

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The Music of What Happens – The Reviews!

The release date for  THE MUSIC OF WHAT HAPPENS is less than two weeks away! That’s right: my fifth novel will be introduced to the world on Tuesday, Feb. 26, and I’m so, so excited. I’m dying to talk to … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

The end of 2018 is here. It’s been a good year for me. My important relationships are all stronger at the end of this year than they were at the beginning, and I’m as happy as I’ve ever been. Much … Continue reading

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“Proud Fierce Papa Bear” – The Speech

Following is the text of my talk at ALAN on Nov 19, 2018. It touches on an event that happened at a panel at NCTE on Saturday. Video is available here. Thank you. I am honored to be here with … Continue reading

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Rafe, Ben, and Labels

I get questions. Sometimes they appear on Goodreads, where I am definitely NOT supposed to go, and I try not to go there almost ever, as it almost always hurts my feelings when I go there. But I get a … Continue reading

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Revisionist History

When I was growing up, it was hard to find a movie in which the word faggot didn’t play at least a minor role. Truly. Watch 80s movies. You’ll be surprised how often that word comes out. It was totally … Continue reading

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The Bridge!

Let’s take a quick break from what’s on the docket (THE MUSIC OF WHAT HAPPENS) to look a little further into the future! Because in the future, you will be able to read my sixth novel, THE BRIDGE! Here’s the … Continue reading

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