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Bad Books, and Why They're (Sometimes) Worth Reading

Books are pretty fucking amazing.  They’re stories, and stories are: distillations of our fears, hopes, dreams, desires, forbidden hopes, and philosophical musings. They’re symbolism.  They invent patterns in nature, and meaning from chaos. 745 more words

Books

Book #42 - Pictures of Lily

I’m actually not sure at all where this book came from. I suspect it was being given away free at some point, because I found it in my iBooks with no recollection of actually having bought it, which is probably just as well, because I would have immensely regretted any money I spent on it. 397 more words

Books

The Problem with a Mediocre Book

Location: Starbucks, Sammamish, WA

Soundtrack: Star-Lord: Awesome Mix Vol. 1

 Today I’m going to be ranting about a problem I haven’t experienced in an incredibly long time. 708 more words

Miscellaneous Musings

Writing female characters

Now the title of this post is misleading but bear with me – will get there.

The lady in the photo here on the right is… 626 more words

Writing

Question Time! What Other Bad Books Blogs Do You Read?

Not that I was under the impression Ariel and I are doing anything revolutionary or novel over here (Ha, get it? Novel?), but I’m always momentarily surprised whenever someone mentions “other bad books blogs”, leaving me to hide my embarrassment and just nod and act like, yes, I am very familiar with these “other” bad books blog, and I  am totally familiar with what you’re talking about. 133 more words

Humor

Say Wha?! Toronto Edition No. 3

THIS IS HAPPENING SO SOON! Are you excited? I’m excited! It’s time to tell your friends!

What, you want to know what is this all about? 113 more words

Say Wha

Bad writing Vs. Good writing

“We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.”
― Anaïs Nin
“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” 458 more words