Pile of Books #2- Recommended Reads

Book Confession: It’s now a day after Christmas. As noble as my #2 book pile was, Christmas trumped everything. It was time to get out those boxes of decorations and get ready for the holiday festivities. Now I’m putting up my feet and settling in to read. The...

Some Writing Advice That Was Easy To Take

Most writing advice that I’ve put to good use has had to be of the kind that made me say, “Yeah I can see myself doing that.” One such piece of writing advice that was delightful for me: Make a list of five writers that you enjoy reading. Read their books again. What...

Yellow Crocus

I was only going to read for a “little while.” Yellow Crocus came to me from my friend’s richly overstocked bookshelves. Taking a break in my office I moved to my reading chair. Twice before I had looked at the book and put it back. But yesterday was...