Category: guest post

Author Alex Epstein Shares Ten Stories That Got Away

Hello Readers and Writers!   I would like to take a moment to welcome author Alex Epstein, author of THE CIRCLE CAST, to Roof Beam Reader! Alex is here today to share with us -readers and writers alike- some of those great ideas that just…

Bridget Jones’s Diary Was My Lean In #AustenInAugustRBR

Please welcome Jill from All the Books I Haven’t Read!  Bridget Jones’s Diary was my Lean In I started my professional career in the year 2000. It doesn’t seem that long ago, but when I think back, things were so different. I didn’t even…

Movie Review: Before the Fall #AustenInAugustRBR

Please welcome Amelia from the Central New Jersey Jane Austen Society of North America! When Adam asked for submissions for this year’s Austen in August I knew I wanted the excuse to finally rent and watch “Before the Fall.”  I had been looking forward…

10 Austenesque Writers #AustenInAugustRBR

Please welcome Jessie from Dwell in Possibility!   It’s a truth universally acknowledged, that six completed novels by Jane Austen is simply not enough. Or at least it’s a truth acknowledged by every Janeite. Once you’ve read (and reread) all of her oeuvre, you may…

A Visit from the Incomparable Kathe Koja

Today, I’m very excited to welcome back a brilliant writer and wonderful person, Kathe Koja! Kathe’s here to share a bit about Christopher Marlowe and her new book, Christopher Wild (Roadswell 2017). Oh my GOSH, I cannot wait to read it!  MARLOWE’S HERE! LET’S…

My Characters Knew Who They Were #TheLiteraryOthers

My characters knew who they were before I did. by Robert Hill for Roof Beam Reader When I started to write my novel, The Remnants, I had only the vaguest idea about whom the people in it would truly be. All I knew was…

Brothers by Ted van Lieshout #TheLiteraryOthers

Please welcome Carola from Brilliant Years who is here to provide a guest review of BROTHERS by Ted Van Lieshout. This is a book I read many years ago, and I agree with Carola that it is definitely worth reading. Carola has also generously offered…

melissa firman

Read. Write. Resist.

Staircase Wit

A Writer and His Reading

ClassicsReader.com

Notes on Classic Literature and Life

The Evening Reader

Thoughts on books to read in your spare time...

Classical Carousel

~ a classic book conversation ~

The Happiness Nerd

Discussing Paths Towards Happiness

Babel Stories

Freaky Tales from Far and Wide

Brave Voices Magazine

We believe in being brave.