I've published half a dozen books and dozens of stories, been translated into several languages, and nominated for some awards.
We use stories to create purpose and find meaning. The stories we tell about ourselves define our identity. The stories we enjoy outline our hopes and aspirations. The stories that we believe without question hide our deepest fears.
The Flaubert quote may or may not be an accurate translation.
"The Great Zeppelin Heist of Oz" co-authored with Rae Carson
in Oz Reimagined: New Tales from the Emerald City and Beyond
"I wrote a story with my husband... AND we stayed married." - Rae Carson
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"The Infill Trait" in Lightspeed, February 2013
"Every time I fall asleep I wake up in a different body..."