Author and journalist Nancy Rommelmann ’83 participates in “The Next Big Thing,” a series of invite-only, blogosphere interviews. In the online Q&A, Rommelmann highlights her new book of eight stories.
“Where did the idea come from for the book?”
“The first one I wrote after being struck by an image, of a knife plunged into a hot pink satin dress—a dress I owned at the time, from a store in Los Angeles called X-Girl. I just had to figure out who was wearing the dress was and why this was happening to her. This is often the case when I work: I see something in my mind and have to figure out how to get there. Hence, maybe: Transportation.
“What genre does your book fall under?
Image: via Nancy Rommelmann.
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