The day I met author Linda Joffe Hull

Eternally-21About a month ago, I got to meet an author. Live. In person. Face to face. We even shook hands.

Her name? Linda Joffe Hull. Her book? Eternally 21.

Even though social media often gives us closer, more immediate access to today’s authors, you don’t usually expect to meet one in person. Especially not on your lunch break when you wander into a bookstore (the Seattle Mystery Bookshop in this case).

Now let me be clear — Mrs. Hull is not paying me for this post. I doubt she’ll ever know I even wrote it. Same goes for the Seattle Mystery Bookshop although I freely admit to loving that store. Even if you don’t read mysteries, it has something for you and the staff knows where it is.

Which is how I met Mrs. Hull. Continue reading