Making Time to Read

“If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”  ― Stephen King In elementary school, we had reading logs. Every day, we were supposed to write down what we read, how many minutes we read, and how many pages we finished, and at the end … Continue reading Making Time to Read

Finding Focus Day 1: Jonathan Franzen’s Computer

Three summers ago, novelist Jonathan Franzen was featured on the cover of Time Magazine. One of the things I will never forget from the feature article on Franzen, written by Lev Grossman and published on August 12, 2010, is when Franzen mentions what he did with his computer. Grossman writes: Because Franzen believes you can’t write serious … Continue reading Finding Focus Day 1: Jonathan Franzen’s Computer