Sheryl Sorrentino

Browsing Archive: February, 2013

Who Are You Mad At Today?

Posted by Sheryl Sorrentino on Wednesday, February 27, 2013,

I have been doing a great deal of Internet research on Islam for my upcoming fourth novel, Stage Daughter. Aziz, one of three main characters, is a Muslim man, so I have been undergoing a crash online course to better understand how he might think, feel, and react in different circumstances. When not worried about dark-suited CIA agents appearing at my doorstep, I have learned some rather interesting things.

Naturally, all religions have their more bizarre teachings and their more extremist f...

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How Do I Come Up With This Stuff?

Posted by Sheryl Sorrentino on Wednesday, February 6, 2013,
I was at a business lunch the other day with a straightlaced accountant and an equally stuffy insurance agent (both white males), trying to promote my law practice when instead, the subject of my writing came up. You see, I’m in that “place” again, where I’m consumed by my characters' voices demanding airtime inside my head. So engrossed have I become with my latest story that I'm having trouble focusing on anything else, including blogging, posting on Facebook or Twitter, or breaking...

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Sheryl Sorrentino: Real Fiction for Real Women™

Sheryl Sorrentino is a practicing attorney by day who unexpectedly discovered her passion for writing after learning of a long-deceased half-brother in 2007. She is the author of five novels (Later With Myself: The Misadventures of Millie Moskowitz; An Unexpected Exile; The Floater; Stage Daughter and Stop & Frisk) with a sixth (Smarter Than That) slated for release Spring of 2017. She lives with her husband and teenage daughter in the San Francisco Bay Area. You can learn more about Sheryl Sorrentino by visiting her Facebook page at!/pages/Sheryl-Sorrentino/249323025094995. Follow Sheryl on Twitter at @SherylSorrentin.