In her new memoir, What They Saved: Pieces of a Jewish Past, Nancy K. Miller tells the story of how she reconstructed her family’s missing past from a handful of mysterious objects found in…Continue
I haven’t written much here on the blog lately. In part, this is because I’ve been working surprisingly well. I’m making swift progress, and the energy I pour into my new book (#3) leaves little for writing here. Writing resources, it seems, are finite.
Undertaking the writing of a book is daunting. It’s a tough new road every time. I’m not sure how other writers do it, but…Continue
Added by Julija Sukys on November 11, 2011 at 2:34am — No Comments
A few weeks ago, I finished editing the proofs of my new book Epistolophilia. It was a great feeling to see the book typeset, designed, and looking official (and beautiful). This, in combination with some back and forth about cover design a month or so ago has got me thinking about how books look. And whether or not, as e-books gain traction, we may be hearing the death knell of book designing as a profession.Continue
Added by Julija Sukys on November 4, 2011 at 6:26am — No Comments