People often ask where I get mystory ideas, and I tell them that I really don’t know. It often seems that ideas are floating aroundin the air, just waiting to be plucked out of the primordial goop and turnedinto novels. COMING HOME, the first bookI ever wrote, came out of that primordial goop.
Anybody who’s known me for more thanfive minutes knows that I’m a diehard rocker.At my advanced age, with the help of my iPod, classic rock from the60’s, 70’s and 80’s helps get me through my days. I love Springsteen and Seger and Mellencamp,and I’ve seen Bon Jovi in concert five times (And expect to see them many moretimes…Jon, in case you’re reading this, that’s a broad hint that it’s time tovisit New England again. Your fans are getting antsy! Oh, and my husband completely understandsthat if you ever leave Dorothea…).