Katie’s Blog: Essays, News, Marginalia
:: This month’s writing roundup has a special theme, and that special theme is BOOKS. I published only two articles last month, but I spent plenty of time publishing things.
:: You’re here because you’re interested in having your book reviewed by me on this blog. Great! Please read this page first before sending me an inquiry.
:: Writing Isn't Sexy is my mostly-monthly newsletter for readers and friends. Those who have been reading my work for a while, especially the Freelance Academics out there, know how much I love writing manifestos. What is Writing Isn't Sexy about? Here are some of...
:: I have two children, but there were times in my life when I wasn’t certain that I would make the choice to become a mother.
:: Last month I was fretting because I published very little. This month I averaged two pieces per week, which frankly made my head spin, especially since I spent one of those weeks on a writing retreat at a place with dodgy internet.
:: This past week, I retreated up to an artist’s center in the N.C. mountains to get some writing done. This is a practice my mother refers to as a “taking a vacation.”