Donna Janke Posts

“Freedom to read can never be taken for granted” is among the first sentences you’ll encounter on the Freedom to Read web site. Freedom to Read Week, a project of…

Reading

There are many books on the market about the craft of writing, some general, some focused on very specific aspects. The following three made an impact on me when I…

Book Review

Reading a book is generally a solitary activity, but we often like to share that experience by discussing the book with others. Hence the popularity of book clubs. I tend…

Reading

Think of the last three books you read. Were they written in past tense or present tense? If you are a writer or were reading the book for discussion at…

Reading Writing

Imagine this. You and I meet for coffee. During the course of the conversation, you tell me a story about your grandmother, a special memory from your childhood. Months later…

Writing