Tag Archives: fiction

Gut Instinct

For my birthday last year, my husband gave me Jane Hirshfield’s Come, Thief. I remember picking it up, devotedly caressing its pages, being slightly disappointed by the cover that was not the one I wanted, then chastising myself for being picky. I remember … Continue reading

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3 Year Blogoversary: Recap and Giveaway!

To celebrate my three year blogoversary (who knew these existed!), I want to thank you for taking your valuable time to come here and interact with me and my work.  Thank you for your encouragement and feedback these last three … Continue reading

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5 Things Budding Writers Need to Do Now

Back in graduate school, a peer asked me what I planned to do with my English degree. I told him, ‘write’. His response was, ‘well, that’s what we’re all here for’, as though carving a career for oneself as a … Continue reading

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Finding Peace in the Little Things

Today is one of those glorious days where writing just flows out of me–including a blog entry! So I wanted to stop and appreciate the little things that make all of this worth it–‘this’ being the hell I’m enduring with my … Continue reading

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What Your Goodreads Says About You

Goodreads is an amazing and innovative resource. I found out about it in 2010, but my obsession really took flight in  2012. It has proved an invaluable tool in so many ways: tracking books I want to read (still waiting … Continue reading

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