Her aim: to be smart about your money and live the best life you can - all in style, all within budget, and all without missing out on the bubbly.
I may never eat a madeleine without thinking of Proust and his contribution to our understanding of human memory.
If you want people to like you, make them feel good about themselves.
They're looking good. Really good.
Here's a list of great online writing courses, some free, to improve your creative writing skills.
“Be a Communist, a stamp collector, or a Ladies’ Aid worker if you must, but for heaven’s sake, be something.”
This was a pleasant middle grade read! Though the premise, strange old ghost-like creature controlling scarecrows, seems ordinary, the writing made the book.
So how do you edit your book? Each author has their own method of madness, but many would agree that these steps are critical:
"We’re all living in one big cage...The cage is open, but nobody leaves…We all have to leave the cage together."
Here's a list of 7 books that have influenced my writing in terms of voice and tone, and have taught me how use the setting as a major character, the plot as a dreamy wonderland, and the characters as beautiful creatures that are so flawed, they're perfect.