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My West by Southwest Book Tour: The Film

Posted by on Oct 22, 2014 in Books by Ed Lin, Celebrities, Ed, Featured, Ghosts, Readings, Taiwan, Writing | 8 comments

My West by Southwest Book Tour: The Film

Me and Barry Freaking Gifford! This what I did for the readings for Ghost Month. I flew out to the Bay Area and then took Greyhound buses to Los Angeles, Phoenix, Houston and New Orleans–and I lived to tell the tale and show it, too. Check it...

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Beautiful Men Holding My New Book

Posted by on Apr 8, 2012 in Asian American, Celebrities, Ed, Featured, Writing | 6 comments

Beautiful Men Holding My New Book

Here’s my new book, One Red Bastard, being held by incredible men who are extremely good-looking! The book will be out in May, but these hunks are already out there! Joel de la Fuente Daniel Dae Kim David Henry Hwang You can check out the book trailer here! Share

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Respect to Crispin Hellion Glover

Posted by on Jun 16, 2010 in Celebrities, Film, Writing | 0 comments

Respect to Crispin Hellion Glover

He was silent all through “Charlie’s Angels,” but Crispin has a lot to say in person. I recently saw Crispin Hellion Glover at the IFC Center in Manhattan.  He was in town promoting his films “What is it?” and “It Is Fine, EVERYTHING IS FINE” with readings from eight (!) of his books in something called a “Big Slide Show,” which preceded whatever film was being shown that night. I went both nights to see both films. Glover’s books...

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Get Acquainted With The Stranger

Posted by on Mar 14, 2008 in Asian American, Celebrities, Ed, Writing | 2 comments

I just wrote a column for Seattle’s The Stranger about all the weird people who come to book readings: Waylaid by Weirdness by Ed Lin A lot of great things happen at readings, enough to make it more than worth my while to step up to the mic. I like hearing that someone loved my book—it made them laugh, cry, whatever. One guy even told me that he read my first novel, Waylaid, in one sitting. On the toilet. Hey, it made me laugh. The only downside to readings is when the Weirdies show...

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Ed Lin Vs Mark Ruffalo

Posted by on Nov 18, 2007 in Celebrities, Ed | 3 comments

Ed Lin Vs Mark Ruffalo

So on Friday I went to go check out what turned out to be a not-very-interesting play. Yet there was some intriguing drama — co-starring me and very capable actor Mark Ruffalo. Let me just say from the outset that I’m a fan of Ruffalo’s work. He was great in You Can Count on Me and more recently, Zodiac. In any case, while the audience was still arriving before the show, I had my nose in my program. Because I was close to the aisle, I had to stand up a few times to let...

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