I’m low key in love with movies. Okay, not low key. I really love movies. And I’m as crazy eclectic with my movie love as I am… Read more “The Best Movies for Storytelling”
Happy Mothers Day, to all Mammas, Step Moms, Mother In Laws, and anyone who’s been a maternal influence. We’ve been lied to, all of us aspiring writers.… Read more “It Takes Time To Be a Writer”
So, when I started writing out a theme for last month, I ran into a bit of a snag. I thought that journalism was a great theme,… Read more “The Real Life Writer”
Do you know what the Bechdel Test is? I only heard of it recently, which makes me sad as a feminist. The Bechdel test, named for the… Read more “Would Your Book Pass The Bedchel Test?”
I’ve been seeing this phrase around the internet recently, and I’ve got to tell you, it’s pissing me off. “Said is dead.” Have you seen this? I… Read more “Said Is Not Dead!”
It’s October, the month of spooky scary haunts and horrors. And superstitions, of course. There’s no better time than now to take about writing superstitions. More than… Read more “Writing Superstitions”
St. De Sales was, of course, a writer. He’s best known for “Introduction to The Devout Life.” It’s famous for being one of the first books written for laymen, or people with little or no formal education.
For day two of banned book week, I’ve got another list for you. It’s a list of my top ten favorite banned books, just in case you need some ideas on what to read this week.
Banned book week is by far my favorite holiday on the bibliophile calendar. For those who don’t know, it’s a week celebrating books that have been banned from public and school libraries.
My favorite thing this week (Besides the video of a surfing alpaca I saw on Last Week Tonight,) is this website I stumbled on called Clever Girl… Read more “Check This Out: Clever Girl Helps”