Writers on Wednesday: J. Eric Laing

Jen McConnel

Today’s interview is with J. Eric Laing.  He is the author of five novels and a collection of short stories. Most recently, his novel Cicada was named among the “Best of 2012” by Kirkus Reviews.
To learn more about his work, please visit:  http://jericlaing.com/

1. When did you start writing?

I wrote beautiful flowing verses of poetry in high school of such profundity that angels wept and the muses abandoned all other mortals that they might bestow the sum of their further graces solely upon me. My rhymes were honey upon the tongue and my metre so precise and stirring as to be thought stolen from the architecture of the universe itself. But then, didn’t we all?
2. Are you a pantser or a planner?

Hmm… Let’s say a “planster.” I always have an overall concept/plot well defined before I start. I then usually write and rewrite the first…

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