“I’m A Poor Person Who Has Money” –J. Franzen

“Great American novelist” Jonathan Franzen, our nation’s most public bird-lover who is also a Twitter-hater, has made himself notorious again, this time while in conversation with the Financial Times.

The Financial Lives Of Debut Novelists

I spoke with two novelists who had their literary debuts in 2015, Angela Flournoy, author of The Turner House (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), and Tanwi Nandini Islam, author of Bright Lines (Penguin), about the realities of a young writer’s financial life.