Are you a fiction or nonfiction person? What’s your favorite literary genre? Any guilty pleasures?
a fiction person but I don’t have loyalty to any one genre. Graphic
Novels are my guilty pleasures, although I feel no guilt while I’m
enjoying them, just pleasure. I particularly loved Joe Hill’s Locke & Key Series, Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead, and Jason Aaron’s Scalped.
What book had the greatest impact on you?
It’s odd. I’d been reading nothing but horror and sociology for years
– mostly Stephen King and Native American studies – when a friend of
mine gave me Kij Johnson’s Fox Woman.
No doubt it’s a solid fantasy book, but it’s not a game-changer.
Still, at the time it found me in my reading life, it broke my choices
wide open. I realized there was a whole world of books out there I’d
What is your ideal reading experience? Your reading habits?
I always have a book, everywhere I go. My favorite read is curled up with a cup of coffee, next to my wife.
Do you prefer a book that makes you laugh or cry? One that teaches you something or distracts you?