An eBook price break for GETTING OFF has led to the following exchange between the author and his other self:
Lawrence Block: There’s some interesting news about the price of Getting Off.
Jill Emerson: Ah, the high cost of getting off. Always a problem…
LB: That’s Getting Off, with capital letters.
JE: Ah, my mistake. Capital letters. I have a problem with them, but then so did e. e. cummings. You know what they say about helping your Uncle Jack off a horse. Instead of holding your breath and turning purple, why don’t you tell me the interesting news?
You know how those two carry on once they get started. Here’s a link to follow along: JILL EMERSON’S PAGE