Author Archives: Mark Greaney

Writer with a Backpack

A confession:  Writing novels set in far-flung locales is little more than an excuse I use to justify massive amounts of travel. Even if travel did nothing to improve the words on the page, I would still get out of town as much as possible for “research purposes.” I am convinced, however, that my journeys do make me a better writer. The sights, sounds, smells, and sensations of the settings of my books are as important to me as the characters themselves, and there is Continue reading →