Reader Mail

Email from a reader. Al seems to have this effect on a lot of people. “I just finished The Hundred Hearts and had to take several deep breaths before contacting you. It’s brilliant! I laughed as much as I cried. Your characters angered me, uplifted me and...
Why I Wrote THE HUNDRED HEARTS

Why I Wrote THE HUNDRED HEARTS

Several years ago, I had a conversation with Don Sedgwick, who is now the executive director of the King’s College MFA in Creative Nonfiction Program, but was then one-half of the team that represented me (the other half being his wife, Shaun Bradley). I was...