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Book Recommendations

I want to love the books that are recommended to me strongly enough for someone to lend me the book.

I really want to love these borrowed books when the recommendations (and loans) come from trusted sources, trusted friends.  1,108 more words

Event re-cap: LA Times Festival of Books 2014

Oh Em Gee, guys!  I had such an awesome time at the LA Times Festival of Books!

This was my first year attending, but it will not be my last.  1,874 more words

Veronica Roth

Lessons in Creative Writing from Deborah Harkness - Part 2

This is the second in a series of posts sharing what I learned from author Deb Harkness during a week-long Master Class at Hedgebrook. Here’s… 1,377 more words

Writing Process

Vlog Numero Uno

In which I am ridiculously awkward while discussing the upcoming LA Times Festival of Books.

Staring: Me, aka Jackie, aka the She in She Reads She Blogs :) 28 more words

Veronica Roth

Lessons in Creative Writing from Deborah Harkness - Part 1

I received permission from Hedgebrook, Deb and my classmates to post a series of blogs about what we learned from Deb during our Master Class called… 785 more words

Writing Process

Shadow of Night: All Souls Trilogy Book 2 - Deborah Harkness

My review is more of a three and a half. This sequel to the Discovery of Witches is very different from the first and may be a bit difficult for readers to get into. 387 more words


Emotion in writing

Dear Friends, Today I was thinking about the way in which we use and experience emotion in writing. Personal emotions and feelings which we experience in life quite often rear their heads in our writing. 751 more words