- I am adoring Emily’s post: The Intellectual Girl’s Survival Kit.
- I am less adoring of the sound of my voice on Newstalk’s Why We Write documentary, episode 3, but this is my own craziness. I think. It was recorded a couple of months ago, so I have forgotten what I said and whether any of it was in any way sensible, but there you go.
- I finished reading the latest Jodi Picoult novel, House Rules, yesterday (oh, Jodi, how I am a sucker for your twisty plots). But now, whenever reading her stuff, I am reminded of this fabulous parody that one of my students last summer did of a Jodi Picoult book: “What wouldn’t you do for your child?” she asked dramatically, as an opener. Apt.
March 21, 2010