I'm a 30-something married lesbian with a thing for literary fiction and historical novels. But I'm also having a pretty torrid affair with gritty noir and some paranormal/supernatural fiction. I love interesting heroines, gorgeous prose, place as character, and the occasional werewolf.

You can email me at unabridgedchick at gmail.com

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millionsmillions:

A dozen lullaby poems written by Goodnight Moon author Margaret Wise Brown were recently unearthed in an old trunk, and the trove is slated to be published in the United States soon.

millionsmillions:

A dozen lullaby poems written by Goodnight Moon author Margaret Wise Brown were recently unearthed in an old trunk, and the trove is slated to be published in the United States soon.

Get yourself a notebook, one you really love, and get yourself a really good pen. Don’t be ashamed of what your write.

Cornelia Funke at the 2014 Tucson Festival of Books on advice to young writers (via scarred-by-voldemort)

fuckyeahneedlework:

wobbliestowl:

I’m happy with how this turned out. Need to figure out what to do with it now though.

Frame it and hang it proudly in your house, like a badass?

fuckyeahneedlework:

wobbliestowl:

I’m happy with how this turned out. Need to figure out what to do with it now though.

Frame it and hang it proudly in your house, like a badass?

Teddy Roosevelt's 10 Rules for Reading - BOOK RIOT

The first duty of the novelist is to entertain. It is a moral duty. People who read your books are sick, sad, traveling, in the hospital waiting room while someone is dying. Books are written by the alone for the alone.

Donna Tartt, author of The Secret History (via vintageanchorbooks)