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NPR’s Recommended Books of 2013 This is a really cool, interactive “list,” if you will, of books that NPR thought to be the best of 2013.  I highly recommend checking it out. Advertisements

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A Title is Worth a Thousand Words

When I was an undergraduate student in my first fiction writing workshop, there was a day when we had a very lengthy discussion about titling stories. Everyone had their own opinions about what made a good title, none of which … Continue reading

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Why You Don’t Read: 5 Excuses (Busted)

Everybody knows that if you ask me how to become a better writer I only have one really good solid piece of advice that I can guarantee will work: read. Read a lot. Of course, this suggestion is often met … Continue reading

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R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

I just love this book trailer. Can you guess why? As we become more immersed in the digital world, the simple joy of reading seems to have lost its glamour. After all, there’s a lot of really cool technology out … Continue reading

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