Coming to Town: Jason Mott for The Returned

We have been uninspired and extremely busy with winding down summer and getting back to school, which means original, creative inspiration has been temporarily put on the back burner. In the meantime, check out this great post from speculative fiction magazine, Bull Spec, a local publication blogging some exciting news about a local writer.

Bull Spec

North Carolina author Jason Mott‘s debut novel The Returned has gone from a dream, to a short story, to a novel, and soon is coming both to the small screen (an ABC series set for a 2014 mid-season launch) and to a bookstore near you, with stops across North Carolina (Chapel Hill’s Flyleaf Books on Tuesday August 27, Wilmington on August 28, Southern Pines on August 29, and the Bookmarks Festival in Winston-Salem in early September) before heading further afield on a nation-wide book tour. Mott, an accomplished short fiction writer and poet, is from Bolton, NC. He has a BFA in Fiction and an MFA in Poetry, both from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. He is the author of two poetry collections: We Call This Thing Between Us Love and “…hide behind me…”  The Returned is his first novel, and has been optioned by…

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