Bookish Musings

Saying “No” and Letting Go 

The Power of Books

Fiction Friends Versus Fictional Friends

Create Lasting Conference Experiences

Are Writing and Reading Guilty Pleasures?

How Do I Pick The Books I Review?

Why can’t these books be made into movies?

150 Books In A Year—Don’t Try This At Home

When I Finally Called Myself “A Writer”

Don’t Close The Book On Libraries

The Princess Who Loved Hot Chocolate

Something Old and Something New


A Visit With James Patterson

Southern Book Affairs

Self-Compassion for The Reader and The Writer

I Double Dog Dare You! To Write The Next Bestseller

How Winter Holidays Can Help Us Make Heartfelt Changes

Writing is Good For You