Jayne Anne Phillips reports on life, literature, general excitement

by Maureen McLane | Jan-24-2009

Jayne Anne, the author most recently of “Lark and Termite,” notes that her fabulous son Sorin is here, as is Theo—of “HAIR,” who will soon have a guest-spot in “30 Rock”—

OK peeps just to say this is my first time liveblogging and there will certainly be errors en route—Apologies in advance for misspellings!  and in advance for all other wholly unintended malfeasances—

the wonderful David Varno is co-blogging with me; Eric Banks up soon…..

The crowd is milling, excited, wine in hand, cheese on crackers…..some fine outfits here folks…..

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