You Can Trust My Recommendations

According to Paola Mendez at Coral Gables love, you should always pick my employee recommendation.  I have to say that I agree wholeheartedly – my book opinions are great. If you can’t get to the Staff Recommends display at the Coral Gables store any time soon, here’s some virtual book love.

Hard Truth About Writing: Diana Abu-Jaber Edition

On page 76 of Diana Abu-Jaber’s forthcoming memoir, Life Without a Recipe, she perfectly articulates every writer’s secret fear. Good excuses are everywhere when you’re too scared to do something.  Pick them like berries off the bushes- too hard; too late; too expensive.  Anything but admit it’s inside of yourself: you’re too scared.  I accuse…