The Thursday Authors are reading these incredible books by Lynda Cohen Loigman, Author Gabrielle Zevin AlliandAsha Kristina McMorris, Author Elle Cosimano E.G. Scott⠀What are you reading this weekend? Have you read any of these? We’d love to hear your thoughts.⠀These books, and others we discussed on our live shows, are available at our BookShop.org shop*. Link in comments.⠀The Thursday Authors will be posting our current reads every Friday so we'll see you next week! Thursday Authors: Jamie Brenner Fiona Davis Nicola Harrison Suzy Approved Book Reviews Lynda Cohen Loigman, Author Amy Poeppel Susie Orman Schnall, Author*Note: We receive a 10% commission on sales made, with a matching 10% supporting indie bookstores. Our entire 10% will be donated to World Central Kitchen Ukrainian Relief. ... See MoreSee Less
We’re doing a BOOK GIVEAWAY for our final episode this Thursday! One lucky winner will win the five books pictured below, written by The Thursday Authors, *plus* one of Suzy’s favorites: In The Face of the Sun by Denny S. Bryce. Visit our Instagram account @ TheThursdayAuthors to enter.We’ll announce the winner on this Thursday’s show. Winner need not be present to win.RULES: Contest closes 5:45 pm ET 5/26/22; Winner will be announced during the show and will also be notified by email by 5/27/22. U.S. only; not affiliated with Instagram or Facebook; no purchase necessary. ... See MoreSee Less
"Is there a formula for being a good writer, you might ask?
Yes, and it’s simple:
Writing is 40 percent talent, 70 percent luck, and 50 percent determination.
To become a writer, you do not need to be good at math."
https://www.mcsweeneys.net/articles/how-to-become-a-professional-writer (h/t @susieschnall)
I wasn't going to talk about this publicly, but I've decided silence doesn't benefit me here anymore. A thing I don't see talked about on here is, frankly, how dangerous being an author/any kind of entertainer can be. 1/ 🧵