I finished Book 12 of 2015, The Crack-Up by F. Scott Fitzgerald, edited by Edmund Wilson. It made a good pair with book 11, which was Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald. Basically, I picked up Z at The Strand and then decided to finally read The Crack-Up, not wanting to leave the world of … Continue reading F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
It's February 12th, which means...It's this blog's sixth birthday!!As part of Blog Birthday Week, I created a separate Facebook page for Writer Me (as opposed to Personal Profile Me). It'll mostly be links to random writer things, The Script songs, book reviews, and posts from this blog. I suppose you could leave your comments there, … Continue reading Happy 6th Birthday, Blog!
In 2014, I did my first reading challenge. It was the first time I'd ever kept track of what I was reading during the course of a year; I went with 40 books as a nice, round number and had a lot of fun reading so much. Not to mention that reading is the best … Continue reading 2015 Reading Challenge: 10 Books Read
Hey everyone!There's no real point to this post except that I felt like posting up two excerpts--one for Nicole, one for Victoria. You can pretty well guess which is which. "Hey mami!" A deep voice called out. I half turned to look over my shoulder. Two dudes, maybe in their early … Continue reading Snippet Saturday
Hey everyone! It is IWSG Wednesday. The Insecure Writer's Support Group is an awesome collective of writers who post their writerly insecurities every first Wednesday of the month, founded by Alex J. Cavanaugh. Thanks to our co-hosts for February as well: Gwen Gardner, Dolorah, Sarah Foster, and M. Pax.The more time I spend with the … Continue reading IWSG: The Underlying Message