Write Now with Rashi Rohatgi

Write Now with Rashi Rohatgi

Who are you? I’m Rashi Rohatgi, an associate professor of English originally from Pennsylvania and now based in Arctic Norway. What do you write? I write novels featuring unlikeable women and girls, usually brown. As a kid, I read a lot, and not always wisely: somehow I got my hands on A Bell Jar as a preteen…

Write Now with Michael McAuliffe

Write Now with Michael McAuliffe

Who are you? I’m Michael McAuliffe. I’ve been a practicing lawyer for thirty years. I’m based in South Florida (West Palm Beach), but also live part-time in Chilmark, Massachusetts. I’m married to a federal judge and we have three children. What do you write? Three years ago, I decided to pursue writing legal-related fiction and teaching so…

Write Now with Lauren Sapala

Write Now with Lauren Sapala

Who are you? My name is Lauren Sapala. I am a writer and a writing coach, and I’m based in San Francisco. What do you write? I write in two wildly different genres. I write nonfiction self-help books geared toward creative highly sensitive introverts that focus on writing, marketing for writers, and personal growth, and then I…

Write Now with Scott P. Southall

Write Now with Scott P. Southall

Who are you? My name is Scott P. Southall and I am an American author and banking executive based in Sydney, Australia. My debut novel is called The Order of Time. What do you write? I write for the middle grade market. Considering what my wife kindly refers to as my “child-like” nature, as well as the…

Write Now with Charles Soule

Write Now with Charles Soule

Who are you? Hello! My name is Charles Soule. I have written a ton of comics for Marvel, DC, & Image (Darth Vader, Star Wars, Daredevil, Curse Words) and I’ve also written two novels (The Oracle Year and Anyone). I am based out of Brooklyn. What do you write? As I said before, I mainly write comics,…

Write Now with Mike Papantonio

Write Now with Mike Papantonio

Who are you? Mike Papantonio, Trial Lawyer, Pensacola Florida What do you write? I write legal thrillers that are fashioned around cases my law firm has actually handled. Those include tobacco litigation, pharmaceutical litigation, environmental litigation, and securities litigation. They are cases that are handled on behalf of claimants who have been injured, killed, or defrauded by…

Write Now with Eugenia Lovett West

Write Now with Eugenia Lovett West

Who are you? I write under my full name, Eugenia Lovett West, but am known as Jeannie. I’m 96 years old and I live in Essex, CT and spend summers in Holderness, NH. What do you write? I’ve published both historical novels and mysteries. I always loved playing with words, but didn’t start writing seriously until I…

Write Now with S. C. Gwynne

Write Now with S. C. Gwynne

Who are you? My name is S. C. Gwynne. I write history and journalism, and live in Austin, Texas. What do you write? I started by querying magazines, and eventually one of them — Harper’s — bought my idea. The bulk of my career was spent at Time magazine and Texas Monthly. I later began to write histories, and that is…

Write Now with Sarah Knight

Write Now with Sarah Knight

Who are you? I’m Sarah Knight, author of the No Fucks Given Guides. I left Brooklyn in 2016 and now live in the Dominican Republic with my husband and two feral garden cats named Gladys and Mister Stussy. What do you write? I describe my books as “advice for people who hate being told what to do.”…

Write Now with Karen M. McManus

Write Now with Karen M. McManus

Who are you? My name is Karen M. McManus, and I’m a novelist based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. What do you write? My books are character-driven young adult mystery thrillers. I’ve always loved to write, but never seriously thought I could be a novelist so pursued a career in marketing instead. Then in 2014, I was on a…