Instead, I felt midwestern from the soles of my feet to the roots of my hair. Like giving birth, I guess. Some perspective is required—at least, it is for me—and that means backing off. I had to let Abby be Abby! I love mystery with a small and capital M. That night I had a dream of flying. I cannot say this often enough—writing is strange.
I did it that way because I am fascinated by how people deal with their lives after events or other people disrupt them.
The Virgin of Small Plains
A powerful, mesmerizing suspense novel—a tour de force! Until they appeared, I had a nagging feeling that something big and important was missing. Slowly, word of the legend spreads. Apr 18, Pages Buy. Remember the terrible summer Abby had after Mitch left? Abby was too passive at first. I took my own shallow memories of delicious misery and then added my imagination to it.