Goodreads
Goodreads asked Tracy Shawn:

Where did you get the idea for your most recent book?

Tracy Shawn "The Grace of Crows" came to me because I wanted to write a fictionalized account of what it's like to suffer from anxiety since I struggle with it myself. I also had a dear childhood friend who became homeless as an adult, and I felt it was important to write about an insightful homeless character who changes the protagonist's life.


For the novel I'm currently working on, the idea came to me because I experienced two miscarriages myself and though they were both early in the pregnancies, I still feel the ghost-like loss and know many other women who do.

About Goodreads Q&A

Ask and answer questions about books!

You can pose questions to the Goodreads community with Reader Q&A, or ask your favorite author a question with Ask the Author.

See Featured Authors Answering Questions

Learn more