Alex is an award-winning journalist who has worked for the City News Bureau of Chicago, the Washington DC bureau of the Baltimore Sun; Newsday; NBC in Tucson; and many other media organizations. He is the author of Chasing Medical Miracles: The Promise and Perils of Clinical Trials (Walker 2009) and the novel Bad Day for the Home Team (Zumaya 2010.) Originally from New York, Alex lives in Bisbee, Arizona.
I’ve been busy lately. Not here (sorry sorry sorry), but in other places. I am a good ways through my novel, The End of Celebrity, and grinding on it almost every day. Additionally, I applied for the Amtrak Residency program. It’s up to five days on a train to do nothing but ride and write. [...]More »