Book Talk 1/11/19: Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor


Book Talk 1/11/19: Laini Taylor’s Days of Blood & Starlight Traci Kenworth Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor 2012 Little Brown & Co. Amazon Blurb:  In this stunning sequel to the highly acclaimed paranormal fantasy–Daughter of Smoke & Bone–Karou must decide how far she’ll go to avenge her people. Art student and monster’s […]

Book Talk…12/21/18 Leigh Bardugo’s Ruin & Rising


Book Talk…12/21/18: Leigh Bardugo’s Ruin & Rising Traci Kenworth   Ruin & Rising by Leigh Bardugo. 2014. Henry Holt & Co.   Amazon’s Blurb: Enter the Grishaverse with Book Three of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of Six of Crows and Crooked Kingdom. Soldier. Summoner. Saint. The nation’s fate rests with a broken Sun […]

Writerly Things…Carrying On When it Feels Like an Uphill Battle


Writerly Things 12/3/18: Carrying on When it Feels Like an Uphill Battle Traci Kenworth   Rejection Everyone experiences it sooner or later. Someone who writes professionally continues to face the guillotine over and over. Even those at the top of the chain, I’m sure. It’s a part of the publishing life. Sometimes it feels like […]

Writerly Things…11/12/18 Rounding Out the End of the Year


Writerly Things…11/12/18 Rounding Out the End of the Year Traci Kenworth   Trying New Things Don’t be afraid to try new things. That’s how you learn. That’s how you grow. It gives you courage. It gives you strength to keep on risking things. I’m doing a bit of these with rescheduling Writerly Things on Mondays […]