Five Links 10/11/19 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. https://www.helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com/write-life-changing-fiction/ “That wonderful idea was just one of many nuggets I found myself highlighting in what has so far turned out to be my surprise read of the year—noted literary agent Donald Maass’s The Emotional Craft of Fiction. Like many of you, I cut my teeth on Maass’s now-classic Writing […]
The Writer’s Wheel 10/6/19: This Time of Year Loleta Abi Don’t you just love this time of year? The cool, crisp leaves, so colorful. The pretty flowers in the fields. Nature gathering for the seasons ahead. Decorations. When do you begin decorating for the holidays? Or don’t you? I start early October for the coming […]
The Book Corner 9/5/19: Brian Kirk’s Will Haunt You Loleta Abi Will Haunt You by Brian Kirk Flame Tree Press 2019. Amazon’s blurb: You don’t read the book. It reads you. Rumors of a deadly book have been floating around the dark corners of the deep web. A disturbing tale about a mysterious figure who […]
Five Links 8/30/19 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. https://annerallen.com/2019/08/7-rules-cliffhanger/ “We all know the pleasure of getting lost in a book. We have all experienced that compulsion to turn the page to find out what happens next. In fact, that irresistible urge to keep reading—to turn the page—might be one of the reasons we wanted to be […]
No new additions of late. I am close to finishing a number of books, however.
The Book Corner 8/22/19 Additions to reading Adult Fiction Loleta Abi I’m reading Josh Malerman’s House at the Bottom of the Lake and Frank Prem’s Small Town Kid. Various craft books and religious inspirational books.
The Writer’s Wheel 8/20/19: The Futility in Thinking You’ll Ever “Know” it All Traci Kenworth If You Do “Know” it All, what a waste. That is, you’ll go through life bored. If you’ve nothing to learn: where’s the spontaneity, the fun of reading a book, and pushing through the learning curve to master something? If […]
The Book Corner 8/15/19: What I’m Reading Loleta Abi For the adult audience, I’m reading Chuck Wendig’s The Wanderers, Brian Kirk’s Will Haunt You, In the Company of Women by Grace Bonney, The Freelancer’s Survival Guide by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Layer Your Novel by C.S. Lakin, Writing Dark Stories by Rayne Hall, 5 Secrets of […]