LitStack Review: That Part Was True by Deborah McKinlay

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That Part Was True Deborah McKinlay Grand Central Publishing Release Date:  February 4, 2014 ISBN 978-1-4555-7365-3 You know, I wasn’t going to finish reading Deborah McKinlay’s new novel, That Part Was True, after the first fifty pages or so.  It wasn’t that it wasn’t well written – except for a few beginning passages where I [….]

Keeping a Struggling Writer Satisfied, in Body and Mind

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Virginia Woolf wrote, ”I have only one passion in life — cooking.” Over at Brain Pickings, it seems that Woolf was not the only literary lion to place her writing second to a love of things culinary. Poets and writers are known to toil in the kitchen as well, and over a hundred prized recipes [….]