Encounters with writers I read

I grew up in a bookstore and have been addicted to story forever.  Writers watch. Writers eavesdrop. Writers read... How else do we hone our craft?  I watch and eavesdrop and read AND if I can persuade, I also try to reach out to writers I admire.
Below are - Nguyen Trong Hien, H.S. Kim, Karen Connelly, Stephanie Ye, Monique Truong - writers I enjoy and admire.
They say a picture is worth a thousand words ...
Click on their images below to find out more about the writers behind the faces!