I’ve been ruminating on why I’m so drawn to social media and on what I hope to get out of using it. We writers are continually being told by those in publishing who know about these things that we should build our “platforms,” cultivate our audience, even before we have a book to sell. Certainly … Continue reading Why blog? Why tweet?
OK, so it's been about a month rather than a week since my last Book a Week post. What can I say, it's summer. Sandra Beasley first came to my attention because of the awesome title of her blog, Chicks Dig Poetry. Isn't that great? I discovered her right around the time her memoir, Don't Kill … Continue reading Book a Week: I Was the Jukebox, by Sandra Beasley