Favorite (Lit Fic) Reads of 2021

The second post in this Best Of 2021 series: Literary Fiction (or, the list that gave me the worst book hangovers) The Turnout by Megan Abbott Bestselling and award-winning author Megan Abbott’s revelatory, mesmerizing, and game-changing new novel set against the hothouse of a family-run ballet studio, and an interloper who arrives to bring downContinue reading “Favorite (Lit Fic) Reads of 2021”

Favorite (Gothic) Reads of 2021

As wack as 2021 has been in a lot of ways, it’s been an amazing year for reading. I branched out into new-to-me genres that ended up heavily influencing (read: improving) my writing. I didn’t fully appreciate how many incredible books I read this year until I sat down to write this post (my firstContinue reading “Favorite (Gothic) Reads of 2021”