Stephen’s Touch base Tuesday

Hi Rams, So you may have noted that there’s not been as much regular content on the blog over the last week, and that’s for a number of reasons. As […]

Stephen’s Touch Base Tuesday

HI Rams, It’s been a while since I last did an update, but the months have been flying by! WHERE has July gone!?  The main reason for the distance in […]

World Literature Today: Someone Speaks Your Name

    “In this excerpt from Luis García Montero’s third and latest novel, Someone Speaks Your Name, Granada is gray, sad, and frozen in time by Francisco Franco’s dictatorship. But García Montero’s […]

A Song in the Wood by Nicholas Trandahl

Spring had settled fully over Apple Creek Forest in Franklin County, Massachusetts, and with it came a bright and green exuberance. The namesake of the woods, Apple Creek itself, seemed […]

Do You Know Your Book Genre?

Many times, I pick up a book in my favorite independent book shop without realizing or caring what genre it falls into. But then of course comes these questions from […]

Rains I & II

 A poem by Chase Ambler Rains I & II -I- The first drops lick the glass like highway bugs on windshields. Stirred by the rising winds, an empty grocery bag […]

Summer Events!

Hi Rams! There are a lot of exciting things happening on the blog in the coming months. First off we have all new poetry from Chase Ambler starting this Friday. […]

Writer’s Wednesday: Primal Practice

Writer’s Wednesday with Chase Ambler It’s always easy to slip back into narrating like yourself when writing. If the character you’re narrating from is not yourself then try to stay away from […]

Stephen’s Tuesday Touch Base

Hi Rams, So it’s finally my first Touch Base Tuesday!! I had planned to do one earlier but I’ve just started a new job and suddenly we’re in the middle […]