Julie is interviewed by Dayne Sherman in the latest issue of Louisiana Libraries, the journal of the Louisiana Library Association (Volume 73, Number 3, Winter 2011).  Among the topics that Julie addresses are how she became a writer, how she got to Louisiana, how Louisiana and the South differ from other places she has lived, what her writing and revision processes are like, and what writers have meant the most to her.  Interviewer Dayne Sherman is an Associate Professor and Reference Librarian at Southeastern Louisiana University and the author of the novel Welcome to the Fallen Paradise (MacAdam Cage, 2004).