Book Review: My Memories of a Future Life

Reading FEAR OF FLYING at 15 and 50 (Jong holds up beautifully.)

FEAR OF FLYING by Erica Jong


The fabulous Mavis Staples: "Hard Times Come Again No More" ('Nuff said.)

Vissi d'arte (I have lived for art)

Barbara Taylor Sissel's THE VOLUNTEER

Eric Coyote's THE LONG DRUNK (Kirkus Reviews Best of 2012)

Happy Birthday, Scorsese! (Brilliant "Goodfellas" steady cam scene)

Emily St. John Mandel's LAST NIGHT IN MONTREAL

Astonishing plastic art rescued from the flotsam

"Hard Headed Woman" Cat Stevens

Raymond Chandler's THE BIG SLEEP

Agent-Author Lois Winston Dishes on Top Ten Reasons Your Novel Is Rejected

Why I'm supporting the Bald Ambition Kickstart (and I hope you will too!)

Joanna Weiss' MILKSHAKE

Harlequin Intrigue vs. Harlequin Romantic Suspense

Too much awesome in one place: Cheryl Strayed interviews Anne Lamott

Can't touch this! (Just sayin'.)

Trailer Park: SUGARLAND by Joni Rodgers

Remember, remember the 5th of November

Yellow Sub Love & a quick $10 Red Cross donation

You Don't Own Me: Why I voted early & voted for Obama

In Support of Passion

CLOUD ATLAS by David Mitchell