Writers & Lovers by Lily King

Writers & Lovers by Lily King

I pick up Writers & Lovers by Lily King because I read her book Euphoria and while I couldn’t tell you what it is about, due to my excessive book reading, I do remember really liking it.  Writers & Lovers is the story of Casey, a young woman still working on...
I’ve Given It Up

I’ve Given It Up

After yet another extreme hangover post New Year’s Eve, I gave up drinking. Again. Then, somehow, I came across Quit Like a Woman: The Radical Choice to Not Drink in a Culture Obsessed with Alcohol by Holly Whitaker and read it in a weekend. I was at day fifteen...
2020 Best Books

2020 Best Books

No reason to go on about what a doozy of a year 2020 was except to say, I didn’t really have much I felt like writing about despite the fact I read 127 books. I sure hope to never read that many books in one year again! Here are a few of my favorites (in no...
Favorite Short Story Collections

Favorite Short Story Collections

My last post ended up being about Richard Brautigan but it was supposed to be a list of my favorite short story collections. I got a little bogged down by my love for his writing and revisiting his work. And that’s ok! Inspired by my impending short story class...