Holiday Gift Ideas for Writers

Happy holidays! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Baby, it’s cold outside, but let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! Chestnuts roasting on an open fire and all that. We don’t need to go out. We can stay inside, snuggled and warm, and order a whole mess of stuff online!

Libraries Don't Need Amazon's Help

The idea that libraries offer no value beyond book rentals and free WiFi is ludicrous. Public libraries are community-building, neighborhood-revitalizing, democracy-promoting, history-preserving, literature-loving, art-appreciating, resource-providing, artist-supporting, discourse-sparking strongholds.