I’ve made a change in how I share my reading habits. No longer will I be updating Goodreads to let people know what I’m reading or what’s on my TBR!
A quick post to give my fellow novel writers some reasons and encouragement to branch out into reading poetry. Poetry is an incredible artform for writers. Really, this short post is just to share my love of poetry. There’s also some recommended reading!
In an effort to beat a reading slump and improve writing craft, I turned to literary magazines featuring poetry, short stories, and essays. I read two years of publications from one journal and my writing transformed.
Curious to see what I plan on getting up to between now and the end of June? I have quite a few projects that I want to work on, as well as general goals I want to accomplish.
I regularly fall into reading slumps where I just can’t pick up a book, no matter how much I want to, and invest myself in the story. I share 3 of my tips for beating a reading slump brought on when my story palate needs to be cleansed.