Name: Shea Wong
Age: 38 (but I dress like a 70 year old, and curse like a 16 year old, so…I guess it actually evens out again to 38.)
Hometown: Sandusky, Ohio, USA
Occupation: Current part-time MBA student with the Open University, and full time everything to my four year old.
When/where do you write? Very late at night, or very early in the morning. Those short, dark moments keep me going when I write.
Writing background: I’ve loved to write since I was very little, but it was mostly poetry. I did my first poetry slam when I was 13, and fell in love with it. Positively despised college writing classes, but my initial degree in theatre meant reading and interpreting a lot of text. Spread from poems to short stories, and finally longish short stories.
Why NaNoWriMo and why now? This is my one and only November off from school during my entire grad/postgrad studies, so I went for it. Also, I tend to write really dark dystopia stuff, so I wanted to step away and …