Taylor M. Polites

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Taylor M. Polites received an MFA in Creative Writing from Wilkes University, where he was awarded the 2009 Norris Church Mailer Fellowship. He lives in Providence, Rhode Island.

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Books by this Author

The Rebel Wife

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. If I had a heraldic motto, it would be "Scribo ergo sum".  I write, therefore I am.  :)

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. Hillary Clinton

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Is that right?

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Reading history

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. I can't help but love the great heroines--Becky Sharp, Scarlett O'Hara, Emma Bovary, Anna Karenina, Elizabeth Bennett, and on and on...