We Had Some Phenomenal Fiction in 2014.

It feels wondrous to see a Black American woman at the helm of both literary and mainstream fiction in America (Roxane Gay), and we are all happy for Jacqueline Woodsons’ National Book Award win. However, I wondered where were big, majestic books by my Black American sisters at front of the bookstore and many more smaller books Black American women really had to talk about? … More We Had Some Phenomenal Fiction in 2014.

Good Job Goodreads…

My self-preservationist tendency is to spurn online social media as much as humanly possible for my generation.  It seems that Facebook is the new way to pass the kids’ school pictures around…you know, those goofy and darling snapshots stuck on little squares with jaggedly scissored edges?  I miss those.  Now, I must log in and … More Good Job Goodreads…