How to Deal With Writers Block During Quarantine

How to Deal With Writers Block During Quarantine

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Now is the best time to start working on a novel. You’re stuck in the house and can’t go anywhere except to the grocery store, or maybe take a quick walk around your neighborhood, keeping six feet apart from others of course. So, after you’ve had your snack and watched some TV, why not start writing? I’ll tell you why, because it’s not that simple. Being in quarantine may give you more time to write, but that doesn’t mean you have the inspiration. Even with everything going on in the world right now, it’s not enough to spark motivation in …

Stuck at Home with Family? Escape With These Reads!

Stuck at Home with Family? Escape With These Reads!

Hey readers!  It’s another Monday.  If you’re staying at home due to covid-19, however, a Monday feels like any other day, especially if you’re around your family a lot.  I’m here to help, and have put together the perfect list of various kinds of books that you may want to read if you’re around your family a lot.   Do you want to read about dysfunctional families? If you want to read about dysfunctional families, then look no further than the following books!   image via amazon The Pale-Faced Lie: A True Story The story follows David Crow and his …

Watch ‘New Girl’ Star Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Read a Kid’s Book!

Watch ‘New Girl’ Star Zooey Deschanel and Jonathan Scott Read a Kid’s Book!

Zooey Deschanel and Property Brothers star Jonathan Silver Scott recently did a live reading of him and his brother’s children’s book, “Builder Brothers: Big Plans,” on Facebook!  Before they did the reading, they joked, “We have big plans to read “Big Plans,” ’cause we were so busy, we had to clear our schedules.”  Deschanel remarked that she is busy since she’s been home taking care of her kids.   image via amazon   The couple spent the video going back and forth between pages, doing their own impressions of the characters and then showing the page they just read for any …

2019 was the Year of the Library

2019 was the Year of the Library

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Just when we thought the Library was the last place people wanted to be, because technology reigns supreme over our lives, it comes back with a vengeance. Last year, studies show that more Americans went to the library than to the movies. That’s quite an amazing, yet the shocking turn of events. Based on a Gallup poll, the Library is the place people wanted to be last year.     Image via ScholaryKitchen     Based on the chart above, you can see more than half of Americans opted to visit the library than go to the movies. At the …