Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Sunday, June 16, 2013
Over the past week I’ve read a few blogs about YA covers, and how many are gender-biased and geared for girls—thus excluding boy readers. Maureen Johnson posed an interesting challenge in an article for the Huffington Post asking authors to re-imagine non-gender specific book covers, and the results are quite thought provoking.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed. Ernest Hemingway
Okay. Thanks Ernie. Now please go back and sit down at your desk and try not to bleed over all over the floor. Someone has to clean that up.
Wow. These writers are a optimistic bunch aren't they? I think I need a drink. But wait--here's another one!
P.S. Just completed my first book review for Kate Brauning's "The Bookshelf". The review is for "Will Sparrow's Road" by Karen Cushman. Link here.