People keep telling me how horribly hot it is in different parts of the country. We’ve been in the 90s all week, but today it looks like we’re getting a bit of a reprieve. Still, for all of you who intend to stay indoors and bask in the wonders of air conditioning, I offer a few links for some entertaining reading. Enjoy!
Neil Gaiman’s Top 10 – A list of the top 10 books the author likes to read/recommend/give to people. At least until it changes.
40 Literary Terms You Should Know – Most of these you probably learned back in school, but how many do you remember? And writers, how many do you put to use?
The Writer Is Present – Daniel Nester on memoir writing.
A Page in the Life: Chris Adrian – Adrian discusses his latest book, The Great Night, which is based on Shakespeare’s A Midsummer’s Night Dream, from the top of the Globe Theatre.
Writing in Provence – Author Holly Black on her summer writing retreat in France. Warning: pretty pictures may make you want to take a vacation immediately.