I first interviewed Jason Smith after reading his work on Medium.com. There was just something about his writing that made me go, "hmm, this guy's work is going to blow up." Okay, so maybe that's giving me too much credit. I just really liked his piece, "Putting Pen to Paper Does Not Make You a Writer: It Makes You a Primate." But I was right. His work is blowing up:Read More
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It's been awhile since I posted a "Read These" Round-Up, which is just as well because this week's is jam-packed with tons of interesting pieces. I'm taking a break from Storify because for some reason it doesn't embed in the emails I send to subscribers. Just a heads up in case you are thinking about using it for your own blog.Read More
Honestly, the best gift you can give an avid reader or writer is a gift card to his or her favorite bookstore. This will always be the best option, but many people don't feel comfortable giving gift cards because it seems thoughtless (trust me, your recipient actually wants to hug and kiss you and dance around in circles). If you're on a budget, though, gift cards are tricky because it's tough to pick an amount that says you care about someone without making you dread the day your credit card statement posts.
That's why I've put together a gift guide for the writers and readers in your lives, curious cat approved. There are a range of prices* and even some ideas for the DIY crafty person (aka super budget friendly).Read More
This week's round-up is worth the wait, I promise.
Let's get to it:Read More
This week’s round-up applies to writers, readers and, well, everyone.Read More