Happy New Year! Here’s an overview of my past six months.
July 2015: Portsmouth Writers’ Salon goes on sabbatical.
August 2015: I read and read, and I wrote, and I wrote.
September 2015: I worked with Amy Ray and Laura Horwood-Benton at the first-ever Local Authors’ Fair at the Portsmouth Public Library.
October 2015: I read a lot of ancient Ghost and Halloween stories.
November 2015: I attended Long Story Short to see Dagan Migirditch (Portsmouth Writers Salon Member), Michael Boulerice (author of The Adventures of KungFu Mike and the Magic Sunglasses), and Charles McMahon (author of Legendary Locals of Portsmouth) perform.
December 2015: I updated the local ongoing literary event listing for the Portsmouth Writers Salon website.
Here are the books I read:
The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami
Bad Feminist by Roxanne Gay
The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield
Roald Dahl’s Ghost Stories by Roald Dahl
Standing in the Rainbow by Fannie Flagg
The Night Strangers by Chris Bohjalian
Close Your Eyes Hold Your Hands by Chris Bohjalian
The Double Bind by Chris Bojalian