The Choke is full of holes. I mean that literally, which is also to say (since we are talking about a novel) symbolically. It contains any number of insinuating references to wounds, ditches, gaps, and voids. The primary implication of these can be grasped if one recalls that ‘nothing’ was Elizabethan slang for female genitalia. Sofie Laguna’s narrato ... More
Why do you write?
I write for justice, and for the pleasure that comes from creating music with words.
Are you a vivid dreamer?
I am, especially since having a second baby. He wakes me up all night, so my dreams are brief and intense, between short bursts of s ... More