Why I Don't Write About Gossip, Zombies, or Gossiping Zombies

Primary Source recently featured me as part of their Asian American author series, asking how young people can relate to my books (perhaps because mine aren't necessarily "commercial" at first glance) and the experience of growing up "between cultures." Maybe I can write about immigrant zombies?

"A story can change the direction of how you view something for the rest of your life," I said, along with a bunch of other stuff which they edited nicely:


Sayantani said…
Mitali, I think a collection of "gossiping immigrant zombie" stories will simply fly off the shelves! :) Lovely interview