I walked through Chinatown with a friend -- it looks just like it does in movies. The sidewalks are Very Crowded and there are cars, bikes, and trucks jammed into nearly every possible space. Just as we were wondering if the shop keepers ever have trouble with people snatching stuff from the hundreds of baskets along the sidewalks, we saw a guy get dragged into one of the shops...hmmm...
I bought all my souvenirs in Chinatown including a bright, yellow, plastic mug which I think came from a convenience store because the logo read, "Enjoy convenience and the fun of life." Sounds good to me.
We had no trouble finding a place to go dancing. The Starlight Lounge was right down the street from our hotel. The gothic interior was a surprise and an interesting contrast to the hipstery Journey dance remixes. The view from the dance floor:
HARD FALL was released last week, and I have the winners of my release contest. The five cover magnet winners are:
And the ebook winner is:
Winners should have rec'd an email from me, but if you see your name here and haven't, send me a note email@example.com.
If you didn't win - but love the cover - I have some cover postcards and I'd be happy to send you one. Just send me your snail mail addy firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks to those who entered - watch for my COWBOY FOR HIRE release contest in September.