In the summer of 1997, I was 28 years old, and I decided that after years of thinking about writing a novel, I was simply going to go ahead and write one. First, I was simply curious if I could; I'd had up to that time a reasonably successful life as a writer, but I'd never written anything longer than ten pages in my life outside of a classroom setting.Two, my ten-year high school reunion was coming up, and I wanted to be able to say I'd finished a novel just in case anyone asked (they didn't, the bastards).He said, “A big part of my sense of humor came out of my stuttering, in trying to overcome that and have some dignity.I said, 'Yes, I stutter, but I can make you laugh.'”Jim Carrey’s unique comedic abilities have catapulted his successful acting career.In sitting down to write the novel, I decided to make it easy on myself.I decided first that I wasn't going to try to write something near and dear to my heart, just a fun story.Own a signed, limited hardcover edition of this novel! If you enjoy this novel, a signed, limited edition hardcover is available from Subterranean Press. Also available on Amazon and BN.com, and other online booksellers.
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