21
NOV
2011

On book ratings (the one-to-five star variety)

I recently went onto goodreads and deleted every rating I had ever given a book. Crazy? Let me explain. Giving a book a rating that can fall into only one of five categories is, at least for me, one of the most ridiculous processes ever. First of all, how often in life do you...
21
SEP
2011

Happy Birthday, baby blog!

A year ago, today, I wrote my first blog post. I’d spent the two years prior typing feverishly at my computer, separated from and uninvolved in the online writing community. And the industry in general, for that matter. I hadn’t once taken a look at an agent’s...