For my book/author day, I wanted to share this post about a favorite reading memory. What are some of yours? Comment below, and let’s talk about it!

Creative Writing with the Crimson League

1219898_old_books____2I realize it’s been a really, really long time since I’ve talked about reading, in pretty much any capacity. Not what I’m reading (The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho and The Everlasting Man by G.K. Chesterton), or why writers must be readers, or how to read like a writer should. So I thought it would be fun today to be a bit lowkey and write something different, focused on the reading side of things. I wanted to share my favorite reading memory (and ask about yours.)

Few books have ever sucked me in the way J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter books did the first time I read them, and I distinctly, distinctly remember the day “Half-Blood Prince” came out. It was summer 2005, I was home from college, and my little sister and I had to go to David’s Bridal to order bridesmaid’s dresses for our older sister’s upcoming…

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