What was your favorite heroine, with her own fabulously and wildly successful series, when you were a childhood reader, my witty and wise women readers? Members of the Insecure Writers’ Support group – chime in! https://www.insecurewriterssupportgroup.com
I ask this not to be sexist or unkind, for I am neither, but because I write women’s fiction.… ...
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, Hermoine Granger
, Laura Ingalls Wilder
, Nancy Drew
, Pippi Longstocking
, Wonder Woman
“Yesterday… all my troubles seemed so far away”
There is a trifecta of remembrances, regrets, and remorse in this cluster of items on our coffee table. There may also be a pun, the fun that is always, always within/without me, too.… ...
One of my friends’ favorite lines in HASHES & BASHES is this –
“That girl’s name is Amy, a sequence of names in infamy, which is what she brought to all our lives.”
Referencing the conniving ex-daughter-in-law, Amy, who ended STASHES in the gray bar hotel and played no part of the HASHES & BASHES conflict.… ...
“Bucket List”… If I hear or read that term one more time, I’m gonna implode. I’ll kick a bucket, onto somebody’s head like one of the situations of “Because a Little Bug Said Kachoo!”, the ‘butterfly effect’ written with nonsensical wit by Dr.… ...
Alzheimer’s Disease has been a focus of the books I’ve read of late: Still Alice and We are Not Ourselves, a novel written by a UCI MFA that seemed like a son’s family tale, not fiction, unveiled in excruciating detail.… ...