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Aug 29, 2016

How Bestselling Author Jay McInerney Writes: Part Two

The bestselling author of 11 books, including the eighties defining Bright Lights, Big City, Jay McInerney, took a break to chat with me about his new book, the writing process, and some timeless tips from his mentor, Raymond Carver.

Vanity Fair called Mr. McInerney “Our modern-day Fitzgerald,” and his most recent...


Aug 22, 2016

How Bestselling Author Jay McInerney Writes: Part One

The bestselling author of 11 books, including the eighties defining Bright Lights, Big City, Jay McInerney, took a break to chat with me about his new book, the writing process, and some timeless tips from his mentor, Raymond Carver.

Vanity Fair called Mr. McInerney “Our modern-day Fitzgerald,” and his most recent...


Aug 15, 2016

How ‘Sweetbitter’ Author Stephanie Danler Writes: Part Two

The instant national bestselling author of the acclaimed debut novel Sweetbitter, Stephanie Danler, stopped by the show to chat with me about her not-so-overnight success as a rising literary star.

Ms. Danler signed a six-figure deal with Knopf for her first book, the coming-of-age story of a young woman transplanted...


Aug 8, 2016

How ‘Sweetbitter’ Author Stephanie Danler Writes: Part One

The instant national bestselling author of the acclaimed debut novel Sweetbitter, Stephanie Danler, stopped by the show to chat with me about her not-so-overnight success as a rising literary star.

Ms. Danler signed a six-figure deal with Knopf for her first book, the coming-of-age story of a young woman transplanted...


Aug 1, 2016

How Wired Magazine’s Senior Maverick Kevin Kelly Writes: Part Two

New York Times bestselling author and co-founder of Wired magazine, Kevin Kelly, stopped by the show to chat with me about his journey from travel journalist to famed futurist.

Mr. Kelly’s storied and winding career has taken him around the world in search of visions of the new digital frontier.

Kevin is a renowned...