Post archives for: reading

Books Read in 2015 and Reading List for 2016

It’s fun to see what our friends are reading. Despite my reluctance to do “what everyone else is doing” (somehow, I have a deep-seated desire to avoid what’s popular, even when there’s nothing wrong with it), here’s a list of what I read last year (more or less; I don’t keep close track of it). Maybe it […]

What to Say When You’ve Got Nothing Good to Say

Ack. That awkward moment when you realize that you’ve found yet another author that really needs an editor (or a better one). After you’ve already enthusiastically told them on Twitter that you downloaded their sample. I so much want to tell them that they need help… and yet it just seems rude and interfering to […]

When is a book more than a book?

Sometimes a story is more real to you than your life, and the things you experience between its pages become a permanent part of your personal memories or impact your heart in ways that last long after you put it back on the shelf.