As a writer, I work hard at breaking away from stereotypes, which isnít always
easy, especially if it involves a culture youíre not that familiar with. Such
was the case with GRAVE INTENT, my second book. One of the main characters was
from a particular Roma clan, and I knew very little about gypsies except what
Iíd seen on television or read in books. A good bit of research, including
spending time with an actual Roma family, did wonders to help me break out of
any mental stereotypes about the culture.
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