Here’s the Dirt

I made it through American Dirt. Whew! I have opinions but probably not the ones the raging mob want me to have. The greatest tragedy of this book is that a really, really important topic got tackled by a really, really bad writer. For the love of God Oprah stop with the book picks. IContinue reading “Here’s the Dirt”

The Honest Truth

We all ask for it but I’m not sure any of us really want it because as the saying goes ‘the truth hurts’. As writers we exist like sadomasochists begging to get taken down a notch at every turn, peer groups, beta readers, book reviews, Twitter. Yet we all agree we want the truth. I’veContinue reading “The Honest Truth”