Author Archives: Michele Ferrari

About Michele Ferrari

Michele Ferrari was a student in the 2013-2014 Novel Incubator. She grew up in Brooklyn, but now lives in Cambridge with her husband, kids, and Jack Russell terrier, Mr. Bond.

My Adventures in Photo Realism

For Valentine’s Day in 2009 my husband and I got tickets to a New Yorker event called “Love Is Strange” where Jeffrey Eugenides was going to speak about love and literature. That February, I was finishing my dissertation that included…

My Marathons

On April 15th 2013, I was on my couch with an icepack against my face recovering from dental surgery. Having run the Boston Marathon in 2009 and 2010, I had scheduled the surgery that day so that I wouldn’t be…

So, How’s Your Book?

Today in the car, my 12-year old daughter turned to me and said, “So, how’s your book?” She phrased the question like she was asking me about a person. The personification felt particularly apt since this book is like her…