The Inspiration for As Husbands Go



She began as someone for whom bravery was defined as electing to wear wide-leg pants in a season of skinny crops.  Was there a way for such a woman not only to think courageously, but to act it? Or was it simply too late? I’ve got a license to daydream.  Being a novelist is the […]

NEVER SHOW YOUR INDEX CARDS



Today, the official publication date of As Husbands Go, I’m going to Joan Smith’s flower shop on Main Street in Port Washington for a Newsday photo shoot.  Well, “photo shoot” sounds kind of four-pages-in-Vogue, and for all I know this could be a teeny black and white accompanying the paper’s review of my novel.  But the point is […]

As Husbands Go



Susan’s twelfth novel, the tragic-hilarious As Husbands Go, will be published by Scribner on July 6, 2010.