My favorite five: Bookish TV shows

Editor’s note: This is the first in a weekly series where I list my top five favorites in various categories. I encourage you to disagree with me and, when needed, set me straight. Like many of us, I watch entirely too much […]

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Monday procrastination roundup: The very first time

The biggest names in commercial fiction started somewhere. They all had debut novels, and not all of them were instant successes. John Grisham and Harlan Coben both famously had their first novels published by small presses (A Time to Kill and Play […]

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Monday procrastination roundup: Spring is in the air

I hope most of you are able to enjoy a bit of time outdoors despite the current situation. I usually wait until after Easter to declare spring here in the Texas Panhandle, but I’m going out on a limb this year. We […]

Monday procrastination roundup: Welcome distractions

One of my favorite parts of reading a book is trying to figure out which character did it — whatever “it” happens to be — and which characters I’m supposed to think is the guilty party. It’s also something I strive to […]

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