Fangirling for Alice Munro


I’ve never described myself as a fangirl before, but yesterday morning when I learned Alice Munro won the Nobel Prize for Literature the truth became clear. I am an Alice Munro fangirl. When I saw the news on Facebook (I wish I could say on the New York Times or something smart like that) my heart rate sped up and I started crying. It was even more emotional that when I found out about the TFIOS movie or when Rob and Kristen broke upContinue reading “Fangirling for Alice Munro”

Book Reccomendation: Dear Life, by Alice Munro

9780307596888_custom-579b988dae1f175f4b3e91e9af6956426e408c98-s6-c30We have a busy day on the blog this Friday. I was going to blog about my recent trip (I’ll try to get that posted tomorrow) and later in the day there will be a fantastic guest post from And then I remembered that I haven’t let you know about my book review (it is really more of a recommendation) on Kate Brauning’s The Bookshelf.

As some of you might know, I am a huge Alice Munro nut. Seriously, she writes the best sentences I’ve ever read and has made me grow more as a reader and a writer than any other author. So if you are looking for something to read look no further than Dear Life, by Alice Munro. It’s her last book and I couldn’t recommend it more. Also stop by The Bookshelf. It is one of my favorite blogs and I couldn’t be prouder to be writing monthly reviews for it!