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Professional time traveler. Keeping it real by making stuff up, most recently LIGHTNING MEN and DARKTOWN.

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@sarahw snakes remain the same size, fortunatelyNearly half of today's AJC front page dedicated to a story on the hot news that the local baseball team is changing… https://t.co/L9z6gAmYn5
1/15
2020
@claseur ooh that's good stuff. @DavidJoy_Author "Most people tell stories that are interesting or mildly amusing. You're a miracle: your stories h… https://t.co/6atpMaQeEP
1/14
2020
Boggs, Smith, and McInnis will return. Stay tuned.
1/11
2020
OK this book combines so many of my interests it's kind of ridiculous. I will be reading this soon: https://t.co/Yq69rbcmU0Great story by @SilasLapham in @BitterSouth about Southern writers Lillian Smith and Frank Yerby, the latter of who… https://t.co/ROiO6DjunX @SilasLapham @upmiss @andersonrrouse @cladams1908 @DoctahV @Notingshaw @_SaidTheKat Congrats! Look forward to seeing it.
1/9
2020
GLOW is such a great show. I'm no fan of show-tunes, but the drag singer episode in Season 3 had such a moving endi… https://t.co/zAi07Knom0
1/8
2020
@TisforThompson Hang in there, Nafissa. It was a great piece but more importantly you're a great writer and you hav… https://t.co/WIVk7I6Thx
1/7
2020
Because of Game of Thrones, when I watch The Crown I keep expecting certain scenes, like Charles' investiture, to d… https://t.co/rBK5UzKU6M
1/6
2020
@CharlesFinch True, but this is one of the reasons I'm more drawn to genre. The need to keep a plot moving and to h… https://t.co/GWuUI0eOUg
1/3
2020
@aceatkins Back at you, my man! And you couldn't have picked a better picture. Elvis is the only sticker I have on my Mac...
1/1
2019
Looking back at the 2010s, I managed to publish 4 novels and raise 2 amazing boys. Both acts require a lot of help… https://t.co/4YfcZkHQ0M @van_jensen Dude I'll be right over. @adrianmckinty And finally, The Border by @donwinslow was as good as the predecessors in this fantastic, riveting,… https://t.co/PfzyUQtyiS @adrianmckinty Labyrinth of the Spirits, my first foray into the world of @Zafonoficial , left me wondering why I hadn’t read him sooner @adrianmckinty Your House Will Pay by @stephycha was a smart and empathetic look at the deep scars and long trail o… https://t.co/1UE6Kio4dZ @adrianmckinty My Sister the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite was fantastic and not nearly as bizarre as its pr… https://t.co/kr7QFc6uOz @adrianmckinty One of Us, the well-reporter story by @AsneSeierstad about the Oslo shooter, was deeply disturbing a… https://t.co/XO1t2n50ga @adrianmckinty I read a lot of Nordic fiction in preparation for my Sept. trip to Sweden, and The Wolf and the Watc… https://t.co/WOBMnBjmxL @adrianmckinty If The Dead Rise Not by Philip Kerr. So sad we lost this great author in 2018. His books are part of… https://t.co/dxDu9Uf2er @adrianmckinty Little Fires Everywhere by @pronounced_ing was as good as I was hoping it would be, and then some @adrianmckinty The haunting I’ll Be Gone In The Dark by Michelle McNamara was, for many reasons, a truly one-of-a-kind reading experienceI read four and loved four of the Sean Duffy novels by @adrianmckinty (write more, please?) and of course his new s… https://t.co/PseeKKV22dOK, I don’t stay nearly current enough to have a Best 2019 Books list, and I read a ton of stuff as research this y… https://t.co/fepelz4r20
12/31
2019
As we reach a New Year, parents, what are we teaching our kids about hate? About differences? About respect? About… https://t.co/DFKilHB8IQ @michael_f_smith @littlebrown @kendalljosh @Trident_Media Excellent! Can't wait. @seasonneverends yeah, that word's more accurate. hey, you should be a writer.Anyone else feel slightly depressed by all the Best of the Year lists and thinking, wow, lots of great stuff I just… https://t.co/kCuA7O3fRr
12/30
2019
@Andrew_Marti Can't wait to watch it. I am soooo behind on TV.
12/18
2019
I confess I haven't seen WATCHMEN yet, but all the new attention given to the Tulsa Race Riot is a great example of… https://t.co/93CSmXiTen
12/17
2019
@JFrenchAuthor Good stuff. I have learned my facts for the day! Now I'll just coast til bedtime. @JFrenchAuthor this is why I don't write fantasy I guess @brianartese I don't know, that other side looks at least slightly sharp... @JFrenchAuthor OK how bout this: which one is/was more common? Double or single?is there even such a thing as a SINGLE-edged sword? aren't they all kinda sharp on both sides?
12/16
2019
@donwinslow Magnifique!
12/11
2019
@sternbergh @zackwagman THAT would be amazing. If Motherless Brooklyn can finally happen, maybe this can too (says… https://t.co/hFNB2NBShY
12/10
2019
@gangrey I confirm. Argument over.
12/5
2019
Self observation after re-reading a manuscript: I love the word “loathe.”
12/4
2019
To honor the victims of the #AtlantaChildMurders, we are installing an eternal flame at City Hall. @AtlantaOCA invi… https://t.co/MGavxV9m8P
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12/2
2019
@Author_DLWhite Oh, but you can make it fit if you’re really stubborn and try hard, and are very stupid. ;)Did you know novelists daydream a lot? And sometimes while daydreaming we do amazing things like accidentally fill… https://t.co/pCqUskoKFw
11/30
2019
It is past time for Iowa and NH to relinquish being first in the election cycle. And it’s time for the Lions to ste… https://t.co/E7BfZqTQrI
11/28
2019
@gewylie @nytimesbooks This summer, I think! And, thank you! @gangrey THE COACH'S WIFE: A Thriller -- 2023 #1 bestseller. You can do it, Ben!
11/26
2019
Since I’m home sick, it’d be great if I could stream tomorrow’s Pats game now, then do something else with my Sunda… https://t.co/OD8nXvK8fC
11/23
2019
ORDINARY GRACE by @WmKentKrueger, YOU by @CarolineKepnes and DARKTOWN by @Mullenwrites are all notable selections i… https://t.co/mjm7jiuRCH
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11/21
2019
This is a great list of the best crime novels of the decade. Congrats to the Top 10, and it's very gratifying to se… https://t.co/7sg72QCqJW
11/20
2019
This whole "wearing reading glasses thing" is really messing with my self image as a non-glasses wearer.
11/19
2019
Hey @ATLHawks looks like you’re paying to run ads for tickets to games that already happened. If you need a new dig… https://t.co/qWvAskvIFl
11/17
2019
@kendalljosh @adrianmckinty @atticalocke @owenlaukkanen Pretty good year, Josh. Congrats to all--great stuff and well deserved!so i've been working in a space that is upstairs from a bakery and the smell of croissants is driving me fucking insane @SGuglie Thanks very much!Damn, this book. So good. Looking forward to seeing what Oyinkan Braithwaite comes up with next. https://t.co/q9g0BTgVqT
11/13
2019
@sternbergh Paging @donwinslow @georgialeesays My agent, Susan Golomb, is there too. So jealous of you both!!!
11/12
2019
@EnswellJones @tommytomlinson Agreed on BHS, & love Social D, but I too immediately thought of Soundgarden: Slaves… https://t.co/F1b5STgVzM @BillBeverly How about READ THIS BOOK. Is that taken yet? @RidgewayGirl01 Thanks! Yeah, that one came very early on.why are titles so hard??? Sometimes they're the first thing I have. Others, they are dead last.
11/11
2019
@NovelistNick @aceatkins @ScottPhillipsSL YES that is an excellent title.
11/7
2019
Absolutely loved THE TRAITOR & THE SPY by @BenMacintyre1 & can't wait to devour his backlist. Great true espionage… https://t.co/FUfXEfQT44
11/5
2019
@robwhart Get Final Draft. It's worth it. I'm a Word guy but not for scripts. And it's easy to copy and paste if, s… https://t.co/3L3VkebIdW
11/4
2019
@adrianmckinty One of mu favorite books and one that led me to crime fiction. Kind of afraid to see the film but maybe...
11/3
2019
@Marbag01 Thank you! And yes, we’re working on it!
11/2
2019
@DuttonZac My main memories of that game were that it was freezing and that they won on a Zimmerman walkoff... that… https://t.co/cneHXMztCa
11/1
2019
Happy for the Nats & their fans. I lived in DC '02-'08 so was there when they got the team; went to many games, inc… https://t.co/lMwZnnTSqDIn general I have nothing against the Astros except man that’s a lot of orange. @jeffvandermeer If this is all a very complex social media launch for your next book, all I have to say is, well done indeed.
10/31
2019
@stephycha @TembiLocke Awesome! Big congrats to @atticalocke ! And I love that space, where we writers can pretend… https://t.co/bXku89Ai7r
10/27
2019
Grim news for those of us who write for a living https://t.co/62YD53bo13
Retweeted by Thomas Mullen @LuoghidiLibri @RizzoliLibri Grazie!
10/25
2019
@LocPressedBooks Yes! Thanks for asking. I mean, thank your friend for asking.
10/23
2019
@stephycha @DavidJoy_Author @jryanstradal Sweet!
10/22
2019
@mdmurphyla It isn’t? That’s great. Good for LA. I never tire of reminding people that the Patriots stadium was built w no public money. @mdmurphyla Yeah. I can't wait to vote that Arthur Blank fellow out of office. Not sure who's running against him, though. @mdmurphyla Too bad it can’t, like, teach children or something.Atlanta taxpayers sure aren’t getting much out of their humongous investment in the Falcons stadium. When does Arth… https://t.co/KKoy6eQf93
10/20
2019
@JoshilynJackson None of that kinky talk online, please. This is a safe space.
10/19
2019
@sternbergh And by that same token I've "read," like, 300 books this year.Old English has nothing on Business writing when it Comes to Random capitalization of Words for No apparent Reason.
10/17
2019
@atticalocke You are amazing.
10/16
2019
YOUR HOUSE WILL PAY by @stephycha "is an emotional look at families and how trauma and violence can reverberate for… https://t.co/ILiQm9oyUu
Retweeted by Thomas Mullenoverheard: "As the temperature goes down, the sartorial standards go up." OK actually I'm the one who said that. I… https://t.co/gocso1zw16
10/15
2019
@radiomukhers Metaphor for aging, my friend.
10/12
2019
Coffee is the answer. There is no question.
10/10
2019
@GlennStout But admit it: what we’re really thinking about right now is the glorious Game 7 of ALCS in 2004. @mdmurphyla The leadoff field goal was a problem but what really killed them was the 97-yard INT return touchdown.Be nice to an Atlanta sports fan tomorrow. Because God sure isn’t. @sonamvashi @AtlantaMagazine Great piece.
10/9
2019
@sternbergh God I loved that film.
10/8
2019
Mr. Robot AND Peaky Blinders are back at the same week and it's just not fair, I have work to do, and kids, but... @pronounced_ing @CheltLitFest @secondshelfbks Like for example, in Gothenburg last week: https://t.co/CpwDQeqlhX @pronounced_ing @CheltLitFest @secondshelfbks Also FYI you are huge in Sweden. Saw your book everywhere over there.and am I the only one who thinks that Bill Tench bears a weird resemblance to Jamie Lannister? Totally different in… https://t.co/NXanboQFQ7OK I keep hearing that I need to watch MINDHUNTER season 2. Question: Do I need to have watched season 1 first or c… https://t.co/MM0c6hU35C
10/7
2019
@anjalienjeti @Longreads @saribotton @fairfightaction @sajahq @mirajacob @rahulbali Congrats! @sarahw When measuring room dimensions, remember that you’ll want the rug to be at least 6x6 on the off chance you… https://t.co/D3sfV9ooT4
10/6
2019

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