“Your reality, sir, is lies and balderdash and I’m delighted to say that I have no grasp of it whatsoever.”  ~Baron Munchausen   This weekend I was reading some posts over at Catherine Caffeinated and found a particularly entertaining one on the subject of book reviews. In it, she included this excerpt from an Amazon customer review of The Help by Kathryn Stockett:   “Where was the editor for this book? In the end notes the author confesses to playing with… Read more »

  “The test of any good fiction is that you should care something for the characters; the good to succeed, the bad to fail.” ~Mark Twain   Today I am happy to let writer Jessica O’Neal take the stage. Whether you’re writing or reading, you want characters to be believable and complex–even inspiring, and Jessica has a knack for reminding you why it’s so awesome to take a journey with a great character. A big thank you to Jessica for… Read more »