Reading

Want to live longer? Read

Beyond simple education and adventure, reading has so many life-long benefits for us -- no matter what our age(s) or levels of experience. But,...

Why I Love (and Hate) Audiobooks

I still remember when my dad read to us. I don't remember how young I was when I first heard a book read--it always...

Fascinating & Fabulous Nobel Laureates in Literature

You probably know about the Nobel laureates in Literature, because writers (like me) love to talk about the latest master laureate every September. But,...

5 Ways – Get Motivated To Start Reading

In grade school, high school and college, we're forced to read a lot of books (and many of them were not volumes we probably...
Steven Depolo - picnic July

What Writers Say About July? #Quotes

July always seems like a happy time to me. Perhaps it's because it's summertime. And, it probably also has to do with the fact...

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...
Christmas Stories

Christmas Stories I Love to Remember

Christmas lends itself to the giving and sharing of gifts and stories. For me, the days around Christmas were always a time to snatch...

Reese Witherspoon Book Club Recs

With the recent launch of the Belletrist Book Club, you've gotta love that we're taking a closer look at all the social media feeds...

Where Will You Host Your Book Club? That Is The Question…

If you've ever been in a book club, you may have experienced any number of different scenarios for the set-up, facilitation and orientation of...
Happy Birthday Dr Seuss

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss – 7 Reasons We Celebrate This Great American Master

Like me, you can probably point to early memories of reading and/or hearing the voices of a parent reading to you. For me, the...

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