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Registration for CWW Fall 2016 Cambridge, MA Creative Writing Workshops Open!

Registration for the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop Fall 2016 Craft of Writing Seminars & Creative Writing Workshops is now open on the Cambridge Center for Adult Education website… 1,325 more words

Find Me by Laura van den Berg

Rating: ★★★☆☆

An unnamed disease is sweeping across North America.  Marked by silver blisters that appear on the skin, it causes forgetfulness before the body eventually shuts down, resulting in death.  476 more words

Book Reviews

Reading Lists of the Disturbed

Here is a shocking statement from someone who works in a library: reading lists are fun to keep. In addition to helping you remember exactly what you have read over time, they also produce a great sense of accomplishment. 625 more words


Laura van den Berg on the complex writing process behind her debut novel FIND ME


Laura van den Berg’s first novel (after two acclaimed short story collections), Find Me, was published in early 2015 and has just been issued in softcover by FSG Originals. 978 more words

Authors As Guest Bloggers

My First Disappointment Of 2016

Well almost three weeks into to 2016 and I have already been disappointed once. I know it’s not shaping up to be a good one. I am a bookish person. 399 more words


January Reads: Mini-reviews

It’s been a glorious book month already – 2016 is treating me well, story-wise. After a fast start, I picked up Hamilton to re-read (as I blazed through the cast recording) and got bogged down a bit. 988 more words