Friday, August 10, 2012

Friday Food For Thought

Here is My Heart I've never read any of William Saroyan's work, but reading this article made me want to start. (@ The Millions)

28 Great Books You Can Read For Free The title of this article should end with On Kindle. It's a decent list, though a bit short. (@ The Simple Dollar)

"The Great Gatsby" Delay and Making Movies from Books It's not as easy as it sounds. (@ The New Yorker)

Friday, August 3, 2012

Friday Food for Thought

How Your Day Job Can Help Your Writing I agree with most of the points made here, but I think the important thing to remember is the level of dedication it takes to be a successful writer while also holding down a day job. (@ Rachelle Gardner)

Got an MFA? Teach High School I see the point he's trying to make, but I'm not sure I would want to follow his advice. (@ The Millions)

bikinis meet their match This is a cute little tumblr that matches swimwear to book covers. (@ Tumblr)

Colson Whitehead's Rules for Writing If you haven't read this piece from last Sunday's book review, check it out, it's pretty good. (@ NY Times)