Litsy App Review

New social media tool for book discovery and review? Instagram meets Goodreads? Yes, please. Litsy is a book ranking and discovery app (for iOS only at this point) which lets you create ongoing discussions about books you're reading with other users as well as share bookish pictures. The buttons allow you to see a timeline … Continue reading Litsy App Review


Conference Wrap-Up

This past week I had the good luck to attend five hours of Book Expo America and a full day of writing discussion during the Writing Workshop of Chicago. Both taught me different lessons and both helped inspire me this morning as I went back from the dreamlike land of conference-world to the sweat of … Continue reading Conference Wrap-Up

A Case for Rereading

It's hard to beat the shiver of recognition when you read words you've read before, almost like hearing a friend's voice over the phone for a first time in a long time. As writers, reading is essential and it can be hard to make time to reread a book, but I'm learning how important it … Continue reading A Case for Rereading