Blue NIghts, by Joan Didion. Didion is my favorite essay writer. I just started this book, and I can tell it will be difficult to read because of the subject matter: the loss of her daughter.
Wild Comfort: The Solace of Nature, by Kathleen Dean Moore. Beautiful essays.
The Case for God, by Karen Armstrong. I'm taking my time with this one.
The Bond: Our Kinship with Animals, Our Call to Defend Them, by Wayne Pacelle.
I recently decided, for the umpteenth time, that I was going to focus on my own writing. The difference between my decision this time and the decisions I made in the past is that this time, it’s a commitment.
I have wanted to be a writer since I was a child. I’ve always loved books, and I wanted to be one of those people who wrote them. I have also loved the act of writing and expressing myself and connecting with others through the writing.
I’ve done so many things in my life…Continue