Earlier in the month BuzzFeed got up close and personal with Judy Blume and we loved it so much we decided to play our own version with our guest Jess Walter. Hilarity ensued.
Hollywood – Notes meeting (bottled water?)
Basketball – Remembrance of Things Past
Spokane – The Paris of … Spokane County
The Internet – Procrastinating
Feminist – On my best days
Beautiful Ruins – Patience
Home – Family
Summer – ’63 Lincoln Continental convertible
Favorite Book – Dubliners
Gin — Please
Jess Walter is the author of We Live in Water, Beautiful Ruins, the Financial Lives of the Poets, The Zero, Citizen Vince, Land of the Blind, Over Tumbled Graves and Ruby Ridge. He’s been a #1 New York Times bestseller, finalist for the 2006 National Book Award and the PEN/USA Literary prize in both fiction and nonfiction, and won the 2005 Edgar Allan Poe Award. His work has been published in 30 languages and his short fiction has appeared in Harpers, McSweeney’s, Esquire and more. He has an upcoming story “Mr. Voice” (first published in Tin House) has been selected for Best American Short Stories 2015 (available in October).