Category Archives: Books & Reading

Favorite Fantasy Books To Get You through Winter

Happy holidays! With Christmas already behind us and New Year’s Eve practically upon us, there’s not a lot standing between northerners and a long, cold winter. Here in Minnesota, things will be pretty dark and snowy for the next several … Continue reading

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Top 10 Reasons to Read Other Genres

As a writer, it’s easy to get caught up in your own genre and not pay attention to what other writers are doing. Don’t ignore books that are completely different from yours! Reading books in a variety of genres will … Continue reading

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Write a Novel in Ten Minutes a Day (Book)

On Tuesday, I shared a letter with writers who are feeling like they’ll never be able to form a writing habit. If you’re in that boat, you’re not alone! You’re also not helpless. Katharine Grubb is a writer who could … Continue reading

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The Crying River: the voice of the Hmong

Note: I was not asked to promote this book in any way. My thoughts are my own, and I choose to share it simply because I believe it’s a story worth sharing. What better way to start off a new … Continue reading

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