Maybe the biggest 2014 happening is this: my name in a Table of Contents with Dennis Lehane, in a book of stories inspired by the Boss:
Not on the cover, but I’m right there in the ToC, I promise! My story is a bit of country noir based (very, very loosely) on “The Promised Land.”
(Not my story.)
Here, I’ll let the anthology’s editor, Joe Clifford, wax poetic about the awesomeness of this anthology.
I also contributed a couple items to hot-shot lit site Electric Literature. First was an essay on the “new genre” of country noir.
Also at Electric Lit, I interviewed Benjamin Whitmer, who wrote one of 2014’s best books, Cry Father: