Melissa Sugar

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Law
Occupation Attorney
Location Louisiana, United States
Introduction I'm an opinionated mom, writer and lawyer. I'm not currently practicing. I prosecuted for nearly fifteen years, so my kids call me a drill sergeant. I hope to use the time off to finally finish revising my first legal thriller and I just completed the second draft of my second novel another legal thriller/domestic noir. I'd love to write an unreliable narrator next.
Interests Writing, Reading, Blogging, My kids, Family, My dogs, Gardening, Swimming, The beach, Yoga, Meditation, Kai-Chi-Do
Favorite Movies Presumed Innocent, Primal Fear, The Usual Suspects, No Country for Old Men Silence of the Lambs, A Kiss Before Dying, Sea of Love, Chinatown, Casablanca, Witness for the Prosecution, I Remember, North by Northwest, Gone Girl, The Godfather, The Big Sleep, My Cousin Vinny, Good Will Hunting
Favorite Music Beatles, Stones, NRBQ, X, Hoodo Gurus, Big Audio Dynamite, Elvis, Dean Martin, REM, White Animals
Favorite Books The Kind Worth Killing, Dangerous Girls, Gone Girl, Presumed Innocent, Tell No One by Harlan Coben, Three Weeks to Say Goodbye & Blue Heaven by C.J Box, The world according to Garp, Suspicion by Joseph Finder, Defending Jacob by William Landay, The Poison Tree by Erin Kelly, The Neighbor by Lisa Gardner, Even Steven by John Gilstrap, The King of Lies by John Hart, A Kiss Before Dying by Ira Levin, Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

You've got to make contact with the alien leader. How will you tell when the conversation is finished?

On December 1st, we will both mop the beaded sweat from our heads and say NaNo Finito