life imitating art or art imitating life?

When the Oregon author of How to Kill Your Husband actually killed her husband, the bookternet went wild. What could be a better story? But there is also tragedy to this, as her husband was actually shot, and she is currently in jail awaiting trial. You can read more about it here in The Washington Post’s story, and remember not to anger the writers you know. They may know how to write you an alternate ending.