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Once written, a book no longer needs it author - Elena Ferrante

In an era of relentless social media, around the clock tweets, Facebook pages, Goodreads fans, and endless promotion required to sell books, most authors might balk at these words. 326 more words

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An Evening With Award-Winning Poet Marilyn Chin!

By Lorenia Salgado

September 24, 2014 marked the kickoff of fall’s Hugh C. Hyde Living Writers Series with preeminent Chinese American poet Marilyn Chin. With the Department of English and Comparative Literature, SDSU’s Love Library housed the celebration of 25 years of SDSU’s MFA in Creative Writing program with the release of Chin’s fourth book of poetry, 503 more words


Final Round SF Female Authors in the Goodreads Choice Awards

Below are the finalists in SF categories. Voting is open from Nov. 17th-24th, so go do your literary duty. Which titles did you enjoy this year? 250 more words


Where are all the female writers?

There are three specific genres I am passionate about when reading; science-fiction, horror and fantasy. Each of these genres has been very influential in my life and has had a hand in molding my personality and who I am yet when I look back — I don’t recall very many female authors in this genre. 327 more words

Currently Listening to...

Maya Angelou’s “Caged Bird Song.”

And like woah.

I heard about this album on npr (where else?), while I was driving to work one day last week. 197 more words

Female Authors

2014 Goodreads Choice Awards are open for your votes

The Goodreads Choice Awards nominees have been announced and the opening round of votes can be cast for books in 20 different categories by Goodreads users between Nov. 523 more words


Inside and other short fiction - Japanese women by Japanese women

Inside and other short fiction – Japanese women by Japanese women appeared full of potential to me as I by chance stumbled upon it at the library. 463 more words

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