The proofs of Le Road Trip came today!
These pages are all set to go into production: if I have any objections I have to make then now, or forever hold my peace.
The proofs are on the same quality of paper that will be used for the book itself, so I can get a good look […]
I schlepped into Manhattan late last Thursday afternoon to deliver the finished manuscript of my Damn France Book.
I took a train into Manhattan, and a taxi to the Flatiron Building, and when I got to my editor’s office I took a photo of the Damn France Book sitting in her guest chair:
One of the reason I hand-deliver my […]
Just one last thing to do to get Le Road Trip manuscript ready for publishing.
I have to out my original art work and original hand-set type into a format that can be turned into a book-shaped object.
Heres how I do it (on my dining room table):
Top left: binder containing original manuscript.
Bottom right: 11-inch by 14-inch sheets […]
This is what a hand-made, illustrated travel memoir in process looks like:
See that slip of green paper on the cover? It’s a note to myself, a definition of life that I read somewhere and wrote down:
Life: A length of time marked by periodic changes of luck.
Words to live by.
As I create each page, […]