The Tough Guide to Fantasyland by Diana Wynne Jones #FridayReads

The Tough Guide to Fantasyland by Diana Wynne Jones

I ran across a reference to The Tough Guide in a recent essay about fantasy literature and women writers by Tansy Rayner Roberts. She called it “the one book every fantasy writer should read.” While I’m not presently hoping to be a fantasy writer, I paid attention to this strong recommendation and borrowed a copy Continue Reading →

A Personal Note

Wreath hung at the closed St. Andrews Regional Library, June 19, 2015

Just wanted to take a moment to note that recently I have been working on some writing to share with you here again. I was in the process of writing a new post about books when everything in my city took a different turn. Continue Reading →