7 Things to Enjoy at the End of October

Little things that have made my writing life more bearable.

Photo of an open book with an autumnal leaf laying on one of the pages.
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Just this past April, Pulitzer-prize winning author Lawrence Wright published a novel about a pandemic, just as our own pandemic was gaining steam. The story is told through the eyes of Henry, a doctor who leaves Atlanta to help contain a…