Best Book/Writing Podcasts on Youtube

Last week I shared my favorite knitting podcasts, and this time I thought I'd show you a few of my favorite book related podcasts. Some of these are just review shows, others concentrate on the craft of writing or on publishing. If you were daunted by the long episodes on the knitting list, fear not.… Continue reading Best Book/Writing Podcasts on Youtube

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Randomly from the internet

An older article, but a very interesting read on early research into writer's block, starting in the 1920s. Even back then, they linked it to depression and self-esteem issues (pretty sure any writer could be able to deduce that, though whether it's a cause or an effect is a murkier topic). This darning sampler makes my textile conservator's… Continue reading Randomly from the internet

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Books Read in 2014

Total: 83 Average per month: 7 Number of re-reads: 6 Number of completed series: 2 Percent of nonfiction books: 14% (12) January 1. 80 Days: Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland’s History-Making Race Around the World–Matthew Goodman 2. The Green Mill Murder–Kerry Greenwood 3. Blood and Circuses–Kerry Greenwood 4. The Victorian Internet: The Remarkable Story of… Continue reading Books Read in 2014