Again Controversy: ‘Santa’s Husband’

Santa's Husband, by Daniel Kibblesmith, hasn't even been published yet, but it's already causing a stir. Kibblesmith is a staff writer for The Late...

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Tech

Top 4 Tools to Track Characters

When you're reading, you may just want to enjoy the book -- without regard to what is happening, or who is making all the...

Quotes

‘Guardians of Stone’ Relic Expert

While you probably think of Indian Jones and his madcap ventures through dangerous passages, authors like Anita Clenney introduces her own brand of treasure...

Through Time With ‘The Dream Keeper’s Daughter’

The Dream Keeper's Daughter, by bestselling novelist Emily Colin, is a hotly anticipated rollick through time, love, magic, and even tragedy. How do you...

April Fool’s Day – High-Tech Hoaxes and Shenanigans

It’s the first of April, which really just means that you have a chance to give and receive pranks. The best part...
The Secret Garden of Writing

‘The Secret Garden’ of Writing

As I think (and write) about my favorite books, my memories of reading, and how all of that has affected me and my writing--I...

A Reading Solution for the New Year

Despite your best efforts, it's sometimes difficult to stick with your plan to finish that list of books. You have the best of intentions....

Homework Help

Overcome Huge Reading List Blues

5 Tips to Overcome the HUGE-Reading-List Blues

Do you remember a time when you could just curl up with a book and read a book--without worrying about getting through those next...
James Comey The Writer

James Comey is Writing…

That's all you need to know, right? James Comey is writing a book, and it will likely be published some time in the future....
Regret

Life Lessons on Regret

Everything changes, but sometimes all we can do is move forward, keep taking the next step forward, live boldly. Ted Hughes once wrote, "The only...

Banned Books

What About Angry Birds?

When I asked my son what I should write about, he said, "What about Angry Birds?" It's a fair question, and one you've no doubt...