An interview with Dana Gioia, a nationally known artist and part-time Sonoma County resident.
Tamora Pierce fashioned her first novel 28 years ago with an eye to what was missing in the fantasy genre: “girl sword slingers.” And she thinks a lot of the heroines in recent paranormal stories spend too much time “waiting for Prince Charming or Vampire Charming.”
Imagine you just completed your first novel and you're ready to share it with the world. What's the first thing you should do? Patricia V. Davis, author and e-magazine editor, had a quick answer for the audience at Sunday's Redwood Writer's meeting in Santa Rosa.