Rippling Pages: Interviews with Writers

Jeff Chon and Hashtag Good Guy with a Gun

August 20, 2021

"The thing I learned last year is that the product is sometimes the problem"

Jeff Chon joins me to discuss his novel, Hashtag Good Guy with a Gun, published by the exciting Sagging Meniscus press (buy here)

Please be advised we recorded this conversation earlier this year and discuss issues of a sensitive nature with some instances of strong language

Rippling Pages:

  • Good guys and bad guys: a troubling distinction
  • What's it like writing about people we really do not like?

Reference Points

Books
Catcher in the Rye - J.D. Salinger 
Clockwork Orange - Anthony Burgess

Films
Death wish (1974: Michael Winner; 2018 remake starring Bruce Willis and directed by Eli Roth
Falling Down (1993: Joel Schumacher)
Fight Club (1999: David Fincher)
Taxi Driver (1976: Martin Scorsese)

Superheroes
Superman

Essays
Alex Diggins on Hashtag Good Guy with a Gun for 3:AM Magazine

 

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