Like him or not, Stephen King has sold more than 350 million books. Many of his novels and short stories have been adapted into movies, TV shows, graphic novels, and comic books. Clearly, he’s doing something right.
I try to be open-minded about a lot of things. Crocs. Wearing camo as a fashion trend. Even beets. But honestly, I don’t understand why people don’t like to read books. I’m just gonna pull my nerd card on this one. WHAT’S NOT TO LOVE … Continue readingSix Smart Comebacks for People Who Don’t Like to Read
Are you wallowing in the back of the room at the 18th Annual Classic Book Club Convention because you aren’t familiar with any of the Big Important Books? Have you been wasting your time away reading genres instead of focusing on Real Literature? Are you … Continue readingHow to Sound Like a Literary Genius
Ah, Mrs. Danvers. Your sneaky and evil ways are so sneaky and evil that Stephen King, master of horror, gave you a shout-out in Bag of Bones. You even have a band named after you. Mrs. Danvers, Mrs. Danvers. You are so conniving that I … Continue readingHow to be Evil like Mrs. Danvers
When Kristina Perez with the Madeleine Project recently asked me which fictional character I would most like to have coffee with, I named Jane. Why? My answer was simple: Because she’s a bad-ass. This week marked the annual anniversary of Jane Eyre’s 1847 publication. The … Continue readingHow to be Awesome like Jane Eyre