For writers, reading is like an inhale; while writing is the exhale. You can write without reading all you want, but odds are, you won’t see much improvement.… Read More 10 Books Every Writer Should Have on Their Summer Reading List
All in all, I finished nine novels in 2017, while (roughly) three went back on the shelf. In truth, I started (and didn’t finish) way more than three books this year, but I only listed the most interesting. (It’s totally not because I couldn’t remember the rest. Trust me.)… Read More Every Book I Read in 2017 (AND THE 3 BOOKS I DIDN’T FINISH)
Hi, writers! Happy Sunday. 🙂 This is a new series I’ve been prodded to do for a while. I figured now is as good a time as any to finally start it! So here is the gist of it. You probably know already that I love grammar; it isn’t hard to guess. Ending a sentence… Read More English, According to Mom – #1: The Meaning Behind Ellipses & a New Word for “Terror”
I walked up and down the book aisles of Target. Back and forth. Scanning the shelves with remarkable care, even though every title is familiar by now.
Give me some credit: I don’t have a real bookstore near me. Books-A-Million is a half hour away, McKay’s is further, and Barnes and Noble is even further. So, I go to Target. Oddly enough, it’s one of my favorite stores anyway.
I’m having some Book Struggles. It’s capitalized because it should be a real thing by now, if that makes sense.… Read More Irritation in the Book Aisle – Writing the Book You Want to Read
I’m a huge fan of organization – clothes, DVDs, I even sorted my sister’s closet. But what I love to organize most of all, is my bookshelf. I’ve organized and reorganized my books several times since I got the shelf a few months ago. Not only do I get to think without stressing myself, I… Read More How I Organize My Bookshelf by Color
Happy February! To celebrate this new month – because everything deserves a celebration – we’ve added a brand new category just for you. It’s small now, but we’ll watch it grow as the year goes on! Just click (or tap!) “Book Lovers” in the category menu. Moving on! Just as I promised, here’s six books… Read More 7 Books You Should Totally Read in 2017
Hello, writers! For school this year, I have been taking a British Literature class. Which means I’ve been reading quite a bit of Jane Austen, and I’m finding her to be among my all-time favorite authors. So far, my favorite of her books is Sense and Sensibility. I loved it all – the writing, the characters, the… Read More My Response to Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility
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