A Guide to Finding Your Writing Community

“Writing is about community, even if you write alone.” Natalie Goldberg Natalie Goldberg wrote, in her book Wild Mind: Living the Writer’s Life, referred to writers needing to read other people’s work, to broaden their reading outside their own. Of course, most writers understand that concept as many are avid readers. Because of the pandemic, the quote takes on a new meaning. Physical writing groups stopped meeting. The simple act of writing at the local […]

Book Review of The Four Winds by Kristin Hannah

This is the first book I’ve read by Kristin Hannah. I know, I know! In defense, my TBR pile is the size of a garden shed at this point so I’m doing the best I can. The Four Winds begins in 1921, during the Great Depression, specifically in Texas centering around the Martinelli family. I’ve read many novels based during this time period but they were focused on the war. This book is focused on […]