kelly lynn thomas
reads, writes, and sometimes sews in Pittsburgh PA. She has an MFA in fiction, a lot of tea, an incurable obsession with Star Wars, an obscene number of books, a Welsh corgi, a German shepherd, a spouse, a full-time job, and a pair of hiking boots.
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I felt the change in weather as a migraine spider-webbing its way across the right side of my skull. The storm suited my mood: impatient, unsatisfied, expectant. I have not yet developed an instinct for process, for taking joy in … Continue reading
This is a book I’ve seen referenced often in other books. Barnes and Noble always seems to have multiple copies stocked, too. While I don’t think that reputation/availability is entirely unearned, I also don’t think this book was written for … Continue reading
I used to read magazines, especially writing magazines, religiously. But life inserted itself into my perfect routines, and my subscriptions piled up, issue after issue going unread, until I eventually cancelled them all. I always feel I must read EVERY … Continue reading