This story follows the adventures of Ivy Lovely as she begins her second year at a magical school. She attends classes with her quirky friends, all while trying to escape the wrath of the Dark Queen.
Ask a group of random writers what kind of sounds (if any) they listen to while working, and you’ll get a wide range of answers.
I would never have guessed that this was the author’s first book. After making my way just a few pages into the story, I knew I’d stumbled onto something special.
Alex and I spent an afternoon soaking in the strangeness of Forks, Washington and the beauty of Ruby Beach.
The madness of the first half of the year has led to the perfect opportunity for writing this fall.
We braved the airports during COVID and stayed our first night in Bogachiel State Park.
“As always, writing continues to be a source of comfort, a cure for boredom, something to look forward to, and a habit that remains necessary throughout all of ‘this.'”
Recently, I created a post (which you can read here) that readers could comment on and leave suggestions for books they recommend. I wanted to compile that list for both myself and for others in case any of you are seeking new titles to read. As I mentioned in the post, I often fall intoContinue reading “Collaborative Book List (Readers Can Still Add Suggestions!)”
Sometimes I find that I have pigeon-holed myself into reading about particular themes and topics. I am looking for a variety of recommendations including essays, longer non-fiction, and fiction. I think it would be fun for readers to leave suggestions for books (and other works like poetry, plays, short stories, etc.) in the comments sectionContinue reading “Know a Good Book? Help Build My (and Others’) To-Be-Read List By Posting in the Comments Section”