From Romantic Romance to Ordered Disorder

 ~ Miriam Drori  Want to know how to approach writing non-fiction when you’re most used to romantic stories? Don’t ask me; I didn’t do it. You didn’t? No. But you’ve published that lovely romance that’s set in a really exotic place called… Jerusalem. You’re right. My romance, Neither Here Nor There was published in 2014 and my new non-fiction book, Social Anxiety Revealed, is out on August 22. There you are, then. There I’m not. You see, I wrote the first draft of Social Anxiety Revealed back in 2004. I was still working as a technical writer then and...

Interview With Miriam Drori

~ Interview by Melina Kantor Q: Welcome, Miriam! Please tell us a bit about your debut novel, Neither Here Nor There.  A: Mark recently immigrated to Israel from England. He works in software and is still trying to acclimatise to his new surroundings. Esty belongs to the ultra-orthodox community. Normally the two wouldn’t meet – certainly not for more than a passing comment. But Esty has decided to escape from the community in which she grew up, making this unlikely romance possible. The novel follows their growing relationship, while showing Esty’s struggle to become a part of her chosen...

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