Do algorithms troll? Is the I-Land supposed to be a remake of Lost? Why does Kate from Blue Crush wear a buttoned up shirt on a beach? So many questions.
The Best Rejected Manuscripts of 2018
Rejected manuscripts need love, too!
Umbra Regem and the Librarian
Collection development tips for handling haunted donated books.
Tell Me A Story… or not.
I review a serialized epic and subversive drama about fairy tales and interior design.
Sharing My World
Learn more about Lizzy C. in Sharing my World!
Favorite Quote from Favorite Book
Pride and Prejudice, because of course.
A Book I’ve Read More Than Three Times
Ah, Halloween. Time for the spooky, the unnatural, the weirdly disturbing. For me, it's just another Wednesday. So I mentioned a few weeks ago that I would do the 30 Day Book Challenge thing. Because I'm me, and I don't do things in order, I'm starting with Day Two: A Book I've Read More Than … Continue reading A Book I’ve Read More Than Three Times
Sharing my World – September 24, 2018
If you drink coffee, how do you like it best? Hot, cold, iced, with cream, with sugar or black as black? Usually black. Sometimes with cream. Never sweet. In your opinion, what’s the greatest invention of our age? The internet. Global warming? Reality or myth? Oh, it's real alright. Are you an explorer or more … Continue reading Sharing my World – September 24, 2018
I'm always looking for advice on how to improve my writing. Today, I stumbled upon C.S. Lewis's 1956 letter to a young fan named Joan Lancaster. I think he pretty much summed it up. The full letter is worth a read, too. 1. Always try to use the language so as to make quite clear … Continue reading On Writing