No Day at the Beach

Go Figure: Musings from the Mind of Rob Wilstein It was just past two o’clock on a Sunday afternoon in mid-November, the sun not shining, the cool of the day a harbinger of winter. The wheels of the rented mid-size…

Dissident Gardens, a novel by Jonathan Lethem

Go Figure: Musings from the Mind of Rob Wilstein Ism-ism Ev’rybody’s talkin’ ’bout Bagism, Shagism, Dragism, Madism, Ragism, Tagism This-ism, that-ism, ism ism ism – John Lennon, Give Peace a Chance Whether or not John Lennon’s 1969 rollicking peace anthem…

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…

The Great American Novel Dream

Go Figure: Musings from the Mind of Rob Wilstein           September 1, 2013 Anya Slushpile Redem, Phazst and Sellum Literary Agents, Inc. 999 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10001 Dear Ms. Slushpile,