Weekly Writing Challenge: Papa Says Get Economical – Destiny in Under 500 Words

Life happens. We plan. We're psyched. Announce our upcoming adventure! Oops. Sickness. Financing falls through. The place we were sure was ours sells to someone else. Job offer dissolves; budget cancelled. Harvard said what? Who's writing this script? People (who ARE those people?) say "everything happens for a reason." I'm not so sanguine, but I know … Continue reading Weekly Writing Challenge: Papa Says Get Economical – Destiny in Under 500 Words

Good Writing, Weak Plot – Anonymous Sources, by Mary Louise Kelly

Anonymous Sources - By Mary Louise Kelly Gallery Books - Publication Date:  June 18, 2013 I wanted to love the book, but I didn't. Considering the experience of the author, I expected more. And better. The main character, Alexandra James, is a newspaper reporter. As is the author. I'm married to a reporter, so I'm familiar with the … Continue reading Good Writing, Weak Plot – Anonymous Sources, by Mary Louise Kelly