February’s Featured Blogger: Author, Mary Smith

Art by Rob Goldstein

February’s featured Blogger is author, Mary Smith.

Mary is the author of No More Mulberries, a novel set in Afghanistan and a collection of short stories, Donkey Boy & Other Stories. Her non-fiction work includes a memoir of her time in Afghanistan, Drunk Chickens, and Burnt Macaroni.

Thank you for being here , Mary.

You write in your biography that you’ve always written, but was there a moment of inspiration?

Hi Rob, thanks so much for choosing me as your blogger of the month. Your first question stumped me because I honestly can’t remember any one single moment of inspiration – I just always wanted to write.

What did you read as a child and what was your favorite story?

I read a lot as a child. One of my favorite (sorry, I can’t do American spelling so you might have to change some words!) books was What…

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11 thoughts on “February’s Featured Blogger: Author, Mary Smith

  1. That’s a great feature, Mary. I enjoyed reading more about your past, and the things you like to read. ‘The Wasp Factory’ by Iain Banks is one of my favourite books, and I featured it in my Literary A-Z. (I love ‘The Crow Road’ too. I enjoyed the book, and the TV adaptation.)
    Best wishes, Pete.

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