Today, when looking for tips on writing to help new authors we have a lot of info-graphics and preconceived formulas. You name it and you will find it, structure, character arc, story type, etc… While some are helpful, like synonyms, I always take a step back. 334 more words
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1. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka.
I first read this in my late teens and the tale of Gregor Samsa transfixed me with its oddness. Scary and beguiling it was only when I read it again in my 20’s that I started to pick up on some of the themes of isolation and transformation. 472 more words
It’s the time of year for BookTubeAThon again. For this round, it is taking place from Monday 24th July- Sunday 30th July. Of course, there are seven reading challenges, as well as optional YouTube and Instagram challenges to participate in. 264 more words
We interrupt your previously scheduled programming for an interim review. I don’t know how reading books goes for you guys but I rarely read in an organised manner which is how I ended up reading Kurt Vonnegut’s “Slaughterhouse 5” instead of Toni Morrison’s “Beloved” which is going to get pushed till next week. 643 more words