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What the heck is 'Voice'?

Every writer who’s submitted anything has had so sit through a stern lecture about Voice. “The Voice isn’t quite right.” “Publishers are super-attuned to voice.” Or, my personal favorite: “Your narrative has no voice.” 729 more words


Words Flashing When Reading

Have noticed it for a while now. It happens when I read, obviously, and what it does is causes words on the page to flash and sometimes become hard to read. 70 more words


Oops, Rejuvenation, and Reading


Oops. I kind of boo-booed this weekend. It was so beautiful yesterday here we spent all afternoon outside doing yard work. The leaves desperately needed to be raked off my flowers. 474 more words

Random Sunday

April Owlcrate Unboxing

Hi. Long time no book-talk. I haven’t been feeling like writing posts recently. I’ve also skipped quite a few unboxing postings recently, but oh well. Let’s look at Owlcrate’s April Box! 235 more words


In the Company of Art

When I first started writing it was just something to do, to kill time that sat staring at me, mocking my uselessness in a world of busy and productive people. 829 more words


Unpopular Opinions: Books

Unpopular Opinions: Books

Everyone has opinions, but not all of them are popular or “with the norm”. For today’s non-review post, I thought I would share some of my bookish opinions that other bookworms might disagree on me with. 1,377 more words

The Wrong Door by Bunty Avieson

Who was the woman in red?

What a clever novel made all the more interesting with the reading by Fleur Dean. Claire and Gwenie dominate the book. 134 more words