Book Report: The New Black

Before I dive into this new story collection of all things dark, I must preface this post by saying that I didn't read the whole book. Because I am participating in #ReadWomen2014, I only read the stories included in the anthology that were written by women. My friend leant me the book so I could… Continue reading Book Report: The New Black

How to Write the Real World

I've been thinking about nonfiction a lot lately, as both a reader and a writer. In an effort to expand my horizons, I'm trying to read more nonfiction, supplementing every novel or short story collection with a history of Sino-Western relations as seen through the lens of the Opium Wars or a biography of Jung… Continue reading How to Write the Real World