Forthcoming books that I can’t wait to read

Acceptance by Jeff VanderMeer

August is almost here. It’s hard to believe, but we’re past the halfway mark of this year. While I have read a ton of good books during the last seven months (the full details of which are available on my GoodReads page), there are always books coming up on the horizon, books that I just can’t wait Continue Reading →

CREATE South 2012: Keynote – Philippa Ballentine’s Reckless Optimism

She’s the first podcast novelist in New Zealand, and has 3 novels being published this summer.Optimism has carried her through.  [What a good point…you can’t be pessimistic & create, can you? – A]4 million New Zealanders?  40 million sheep?  Wow.She’s from Wellington.  Wellywood, you know, because Peter Jackson owns it now.The Young Creative-Always writing: the Continue Reading →