Gwyn Cready

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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Chase joy.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Viola De Lesseps. Oh, wait, you mean a real person, don't you?

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Is that third day of shortcutting it with a curling iron and hairspray really fooling anybody?

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. For dancing: Walking on Sunshine, I Want You Back, Flashdance (What a Feeling), Train in Vain. For transcending all of life: Thunder Road.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Spicy chicken sambussas at Abay Ethiopian restaurant in Pittsburgh.

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April 22, 2009

In my next book (working title: Stripped Bare,seventeenth-century painter Peter Lely comes back to life to settle the hash of Ava Stratford, the author of The Girl With a Coral Earring, whose series of sexy, tell-all biographies is driving the dead art world nuts. Lely has earned fame and wealth as the royal portraitist to Charles II, but his reputation has been made in the lush, intimate paintings he paints of the women of the court, whose half-lidded eyes and barely secured dressing room gowns suggest he's won more than their admiration. Ava is intent on baring his secrets in her next biography, and he's determined to stop... see more

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