Monthly Archives: February 2011

Book Review: The Time Traveler’s Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

I finished The Time Traveler’s Wife (Fantasy 516 pages) by Audrey Niffenegger the other day because it had been recommended by a gentleman in my local writer’s group. Overall, it was better than I was anticipating. I’d been avoiding reading … Continue reading

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Writing a Marathon

I completed my first really long run today, the Great Aloha Run, which is 8.15 miles. And I got to thinking when I came home that writing a book is like running a marathon. Everyone starts out all excited and … Continue reading

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Borrowing Ideas

At my Wednesday writer’s group last night, we got into a discussion about where we think the written word is heading, both with the publishing world and with the actual form and structure of writing. It was a really good … Continue reading

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Book Review: Chronicles of Prydain by Lloyd Alexander

I actually started and finished the Chronicles of Prydain (Young Adult Fantasy) by Lloyd Alexander almost two weeks ago, and didn’t take the time to write up my reviews until now. I’m going to lump all five books together (The … Continue reading

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Back in the (writing) saddle

This short research trip has been harder on me than I thought it would be. I thought I would have plenty of time to write and read and get things done, but it just didn’t happen that way. I was … Continue reading

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