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Bird by Bird – Anne Lamott

If I were to ever teach a writing class, heaven forbid, I would have everyone read at least two different writing books written by writers.  It wouldn’t matter which ones either, because honestly they all say variations of the same … Continue reading

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Orson Scott Card’s “How to Write Science Fiction and Fantasy”

Although it say’s it’s for writers of science fiction and fantasy, I’ve found enough gems inside this book that it’s worth sharing with all my fellow writers.  Orson Scott Card, author of the award winning “Ender’s Game” and many other … Continue reading

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Book Review: “Another Bad-Dog Book…” by Joni B. Cole

Earlier this year I had the chance to interview author and writing teacher Joni B. Cole about her book for writers, Toxic Feedback (click here if you missed it).  It received such a good response from readers here at My … Continue reading

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Book Review: “Digging Deep: A Writer Uncovers His Marriages” by Boyd Lemon

At the end of January this year I had the pleasure of interviewing Boyd Lemon about his upcoming memoir and his life as a writer.  To read the interview, click here.  Boyd was gracious enough to allow me to read … Continue reading

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Book Review: In Leah’s Wake by Terri Giuliano Long

The Tyler family was everything a high school student loved to hate.  They lived in a great house in the nice part of town, both daughters were good students and looked forward to a future of achievement and promise, and … Continue reading

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