This week, I'm sending out queries to potential literary agents.
The manuscript is a scifi thriller with coming-of-age themes for ages 12+. The story begins in the South Bronx and reflects the type of "majority minority" diversity that already defines most of New York City. I've envisioned a resilient metropolis that's buzzing with drones, teeming with gardens, struggling through daily blackouts, and obsessed with street games that tap into augmented reality layers.
I began working on this novel in 2010. While writing, I've posted several reflections that I'd like to list here.