Random Round Up w Jobe

Has anyone tried to freelance full time? I am not envious of this path! But here's a little laugh to lighten the mood, from Buzzfeed. Curious about the publishing industry, specifically the work of the book agent? Lauren Sarner interviews industry pro Molly Friedrich: check it out here thanks to Inverse and Stephanie Vanderslice for … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

Ever wondered what gift to get your favorite writer or reader? Why not try these book themed candles! Frostbeard Studio has a webpage, a Facebook page, and an Etsy store. Do you stay up at night pondering the mysteries of the universe, like where do all those unwanted copies of 50 Shades of Grey go, and … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

OMG were you as obsessed with Anne of Green Gables as I was? Because, seriously, OMG, there's a museum. Thank you Atlas Obscura and Storiarts for spreading the good word. Just what the doctor ordered, 12 Badass Female Characters. Thanks to Bustle and Tablo for the heads up. Advice to their younger selves from women writers. … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

You probably notice when a book you're reading mentions a song you know. Did you know about these 25 songs that reference books? Thanks, Book Riot. The pencil was likely the first tool of the trade for most of us over a certain age. As such, pencil art has always astounded me. Cheers, Bright Side. … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

Itching for some literary bling? Storiarts has got you covered! Mental Floss has found us this cool editing tool! Try it and see! Dying for the perfect new pair of bookends? Bookriot has got you covered. Sarah Galo at Buzzfeed gives us a reading list of 47 Books for College Grads. Hope you enjoyed this Random Round Up. The … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

Like that old saying, "One man's trash is another man's canvas." Wait, what? Sabine Brosche is giving old books new life! Thanks, Upcycle That and How Life Unfolds, for the shares! The Evil League of Evil Writers wants you to know how (not) to write about combat. Check it out! Grammarly can always be counted on to help us … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

Would you paint an entire wall in your house to read as the first page from a favorite book? This author did! Meredith McCardle, author of The Eighth Guardian and Blackout, did exactly that. Thanks to Buzzfeed for telling Goodreads for telling the Goodwill Librarian for telling me! Want to be inspired, or looking for your … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

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Did you guys know that BookTube is a thing? Like YouTube but with book reviewers! Here's a quiz to match you with BookTubers, from EpicReads. If you're writing a novel, here's what not to do! From James Scott Bell at Writer's Digest. We probably already know this, but FlavorWire wanted to share with the world that … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

Best selling YA books from Kelly Jensen at Book Riot. Seven Questions for the Working Writer with Rosalie Knecht, on the blog of Jenna Leigh Evans, shared by Tinhouse. J. K. Rowling shares her rejection letters in The Reading Room. Do you love books? Of course you do! Do you need a purse, or do you know a person who … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe

Random Round Up w Jobe

Explore what makes a sentence beautiful with Aram Mrjoian at Book Riot. Get frustrated by books with a slow start? These 8 are worth the struggle. Thanks to Charlotte Ahlin at Bustle. Here are some commonly confused words from Grammarly. Thanks! Hope you enjoyed this Random Round Up! The featured image was found searching "random" on Google. Cheers! … Continue reading Random Round Up w Jobe