Some "huhs" and a couple "wells"

I struggle with blogging on many levels. On one hand I love the sense of community one could get with all of the other like minded women out there, on the other... I'm uncomfortable with the knowledge that a lot of people can see what I write. Weird huh? <--- "huh" number 1....more

Just an Accident by Amy Montgomery

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Stuff I've Been Reading - June

Yey!  I made it to the second month!Finished in May:Nick Hornby - Ten Years in the TubNeil Shusterman - UnwindGeorge R.R. Martin - A Dance with Dragons...more

Why I Wrote a Book About My Sex Life

I've been in Washington D.C. and working in politics for over 15 years.  I've seen all the sex scandals and how they've played out.  So, why did I decide to put all of my past relationships out there?Simple.  I knew the only way women would identify with my story, my relationships and my insecurities is if I were completely honest about them.  ...more
BiasedGirl LisaDeP BlogHer I wrote a book about my sex life. It's for speed readers.more

Humourous Quotes About Writing

“The road to hell is paved with works-in-progress.” Philip Roth“The road to hell is paved with adverbs.” Stephen King“Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness. One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven on by some demon whom one can neither resist nor understand.” George Orwell...more

8 Tips for Turning Your Reading Addiction into a Book Blog

Do you love to read? Do you constantly get asked for book recommendations? Have you wanted to start a book blog but don't know how? About two years ago I decided to focus my blog on book reviews. Since then, I have met so many fellow bibliophiles and learned a couple tips I'd like to share with anyone just starting out. ...more
writerrhiannon Thank you! I'd greatly appreciate that! Here's the link, if you're interested. ...more

Parenting Book Fail: Ridiculous Parent/Child Dialogues

There are a lot of things that irk me about the parenting book world, but nothing quite ticks me off like the inane, complicated, Danny-Tanner-esque conversations all these multitudes of parents are apparently having with their children....more
Personally, when I start speaking in the "book-speak" (and God knows I've tried!) my kids' eyes ...more

Review and Giveaway - Magnolia Gods by Thomas Hollyday

 Another fast paced, intriguing mystery by Thomas.  I love reading and reviewing his books.To read review and enter drawing go to link below and leave a commenthttp://bookread-mumswritings.blogspot.de/2014/05/review-and-giveaway...more