Look what came in the mail yesterday? Luanne Castle‘s new poetry book. So exciting. I ordered this months ago and feared they had forgotten about me (Luanne, you and Finshing Line Press wouldn’t forget about me, would you?). I can’t wait to lounge on the sofa and start reading. I have to admit that I’m a… Read More Look what came in the mail, and bear scare
Feed, M.T. Anderson, National Book Award finalist, Candlewick Press, 200 pages I still remember the day I first read Feed. It was over ten years ago and I was sitting on the couch, eating soup and watching Oprah. I worked as a journalist at the time and after picking up my son from middle school, I’d eat a late… Read More Book Review: Feed, by M.T. Anderson
Well, November is over. And thank god, too, for I no longer have to feel guilty for not pounding out 2,000 words a day to meet my National Novel Writing Month goal. ‘Cause, if truth be told, I kind of, sort of blew it off. I just wasn’t in the mood. Or maybe it just… Read More My big, fat NaNo fail. I think.