This week I have news for you, some of it sad and some of it hopeful. I promise I’ll make it sound interesting. Continue reading “Heartbreak and Heartache”
In this week’s In My Opinion Review we get to talk about a novel with librarians who have the power to change the past, rewrite the laws of physics, and resurrect themselves after they’ve died. That’s right, this week we’ll be jumping into The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins.
Hello again, readers. I’ve come to shower you with news of my writing exploits and inform you of what a budding author’s career is like. Enjoy.
Are you a Harry Potter fan? I am(Hufflepuff pride!), so when I first heard rumors of there being another HP story written by J.K. Rowling coming to a bookshelf near me, I got very excited. Another HP novel set nineteen years after the Battle of Hogwarts? Sounds awesome! But I’m here to tell you why it’s not awesome. I’m here to enlighten you as to why Harry Potter and The Cursed Child is a sham and you’d be better off just reading the cliff notes version. Sit back, relax, and prepare to be disappointed, this week’s In My Opinion Review is about Harry Potter and The Cursed Child by Jack Thorne.
Ready to hear about the craziest novel I’ve ever read? Great! This week’s In My Opinion Review is on Kafka on The Shore by Haruki Murakami.
I had an epiphany the other night about my writing efforts as of late. I’ve been pouring my time into my favorite short stories, editing them ruthlessly, while outlining others here and there and taking my time bringing them to life. This entire year I’ve almost exclusively focused on cranking out short stories, with only a few weeks of work put towards my novel. I’ve wanted to build up my portfolio and have more short stories to show agents and publishers, since when this year began I’d sold all of my work and had nothing to show potential editors. Continue reading “It. Is. Over.”
Let’s do an activity. I’m going to ask you a question, so wherever you’re reading this take a moment to clear your mind. Now, when I ask, “What are you afraid of?” what comes to mind?
If you’re like me, this image suddenly pops into your head. Continue reading “Horror Stories and Word Limits”
Buckle up and sit back for a joyous ride, it’s time for another installment of In My Opinion Reviews. This week I’ll educate you on Coldbrook by Tim Lebbon, and why out of every zombie story that’s out there, you should read this one. I mean, just look at that cover!