"Take My Word For It! instructor and first-time novelist, Michael David Lukas was interviewed today on KQED's radio program, Forum, hosted by Michael Krasny. The two talked about his debut novel, The Oracle of Stamboul a story which had its genesis in Turkey while Michael was there as a Fulbright scholar.

Listen to Michael describe his book's evolution, from the first seed of an idea, through seven drafts, and ultimately, as the selection for One Book One Marin 2012.