Reading On Writing

Writing a review of a book about writing is one way to face your insecurities. It doesn't help that I've often heard that this particular book, Stephen King's On Writing, is the BEST ever produced on the topic. So I'll try not to be overly long and I promise to ruthlessly eradicate any superfluous adverbs I have the misfortune … [Read more...]

Come hear me read OUT LOUD in Ottawa!

I still can't believe this is going to happen -- A bunch of us bloggers will read one post from the last year out loud in front of people at an event called Blog Out Loud as part of the Ottawa International Writers Festival. It's almost as if they think blogs require actual WRITING… Again, I still can't believe it. So if you're in the National Capital Region and are looking to experience a variety of blog posts live, or just feel like pointing and laughing at vulnerable bloggers no longer hiding behind our protective computer screens, please come out. … [Read more...]