Normally when I choose which book to read next, I base it on what sort of mood I'm in—whether I'm craving something fluffy, for example, or maybe something that'll keep me in suspense. Every now and then, however, I get very purposeful in my choices. I may be seeking to learn something, or get inspired,... Continue Reading →
It's about time any of my writer companions out there who haven't heard of Writing Monsters yet, did. And that they go ahead and pick up a copy.
The Marbury Lens, by Andrew Smith, is perfect if you're looking for something a little bit dark, a little bit literary, and a little bit fantasy.
I love regularly reading tips and advice articles in certain subjects — particularly writing and publishing. I don’t always need the information right then, but I know that it’ll eventually come in handy. Or at least, I hope it will. I know there are a lot of other people out there who feel the same... Continue Reading →
(Note: This recommendation was first published in September of 2013. You can see the original version here.) Let me start this off with a disclaimer: It's been a few years since I last read Pure, by Julianna Baggott. It's a testament to the book, however, that I still remember it well enough to write this... Continue Reading →