So a few weeks back I enjoyed a glamorous NPR taping . . . in my friend Deena's closet. (Don't believe me? Check out the photos here
We were recording an 80-second reading from my novel. Just so you know, the actual audio book of the novel is 10 hours, 44 minutes, and 53 seconds. So I had to find a nice excerpt that was 1/38,693 of the entire book. Why so short? Because it is part of a two-minute segment called "The Author's Corner" that airs on NPR stations each day.
Here it is, all glorious 80 seconds,
of me plus sundry extra bits. Enjoy!
If that's not enough for you, check out this great interview from "State of Wonder,"
an NPR program airing on Oregon Public Broadcasting.