I’m not one for “bucket lists” but I think I found one that fits me perfectly! My MIL posted an article on my Facebook wall about the “30 Most Beautiful […]
A little update on me and my reading/writing… For the past few weeks I have had very few opportunities to read. I miss it but life has gotten busy again, […]
It’s raining today…I just want to snuggle in bed, make a nice warm cup of coffee, and read. Weather like this doesn’t motivate me to write. I would rather read on a day like this. The darkened skies, the soft pitter patter of the rain, and the cozy warmth of a blanket, these things tell me it’s time to relax; to enjoy the time inside.
“There is something delicious about writing the first words of a story. You never quite know where they’ll take you.” – Beatrix Potter
What about you? Does this quote signify the way you write, or is your method of writing different?
It is so much fun to shop for new books. I think that’s the only shopping I really enjoy…I’m not much for clothing or shoes, but put me in a bookstore and I can browse the aisles for hours! Although I prefer to look for books at a physical store where I can hold and feel the book (yes, sometimes the feel of a book has a say in me buying it), I’m not opposed to online shopping. One of my favorite places to shop online is BookOutlet.com because they have such reasonable prices.
Science Fiction isn’t a genre I am familiar with – except for Star Trek. I am not a reader of SciFi unless it is Star Trek related, so reading this novel was a difference experience for me. When reading a fiction, mystery, or suspense, all these genres have something in common; they are about our world and describe objects I am familiar with. Not so with Out of the Silent Planet.