What to Read and Why

I was first introduced to novelist and literary critic Francine Prose through her essay collection Reading Like a Writer, so I was intrigued when I found out she had a new collection coming out,

March Reading Recap

I upped my reading count in March, and as of the writing of this blog, I have read 34 books in 2018!

Nabokov’s Favorite Word is Mauve

What word does an author rely on too heavily? Are certain authors more sexist than others? Should we really avoid exclamation points and adverbs?